Independence police need help locating a 32-year-old man who has been missing since August.

Independence police need help locating a 32-year-old man who has been missing since August.

Matthew A. Johnston, Independence, has been missing since Aug. 17 when he reportedly left his mother’s home in Independence for an “unknown destination,” according to a release by Independence police. Johnston has not called or contacted any family since his disappearance. The family says that is very unusual, according to police.

Matthew A. Johnston is 5 foot, 9 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds. He has green eyes and brown hair.

Anyone with information should call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS or the Independence Investigations Division at 816-325-7330.