(EAST ORANGE, NJ) - Authorities and family are searching for Yasir Williams, 21, a missing Rutgers New Brunswick honor student who was last seen at his home in East Orange over the weekend.

According to reports, on Sunday, March 29, at approximately 11:30 PM, Yasir left home on Edgar Street without his phone. This was the last time his family saw or heard from him. 

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Last seen wearing a yellow hoodie, gray sweats, and blue, red and gray Nike sneakers, police found his hoodie and wallet around Wayne Avenue and Sanford Street in East Orange.

If you know of Yasir's whereabouts or have any tips, please contact East Orange Police at 973-266-5041, his family and community are desperately awaiting news and counting on his safe return.

 

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