Detroit’s Most Wanted Felon Friday for 06/03/2016 (Updated)

DETROIT, MI – Detroit’s Most Wanted for Felon Friday 06/03/2016 is ROY PORTIS SR.

Roy Portis

Roy Portis

UPDATE:  Roy Portis is now in custody.  He was arrested at his home this morning.

The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Roy who is wanted in connection with the abduction of 13-year-old Deontae Mitchell.

This is a Fugitive Case.  Roy Portis is considered to be Armed and Dangerous.

Subject Description

Name:  Roy Portis Sr.
Racial Identification: Black
Gender: Male
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown
Height: 6′ 1″
Weight: 175 lbs.
Age:  51-years-old


Portis has previous convictions for Arson-Prepare to Burn Property – between $1,000 – $20,000 and Stolen Property – R/C $1000 or More But Less Than $20,000.  He is currently out on Probation based on information from the Michigan Department of Corrections.

If you or someone who you know of has information concerning Roy Portis, please call 911.

As an incentive for information leading to the arrest of Roy Portis Sr., anonymous tipsters can receive up to $1000 cash in reward.  Your information must be turned into Crime Stoppers.

To submit an ANONYMOUS tip: Call: 1-800-SPEAKUP (1-800-773-2587)
Text: CSM and your tip to CRIMES (274637)

A Go Fund Me account has been established to assist the family of Deontae Mitchell with funeral expenses.  If you would like to contribute to this fund, please Click Here.