GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Grand Rapids Police Department is looking for a parole absconder.

GRPD and the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) is looking for Kelly Darnell Johnson, a parole absconder who is believed to be on the city's west side in the area of Alpine Avenue and Leonard Street.

Johnson is a 41-year-old African American male. He is about 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 205 pounds. He has scars on his forehead and both arms, and a tattoo of the Zodiac symbol on his left hand.

If you have any information regarding his whereabouts, contact GRPD, MDOC or Silent Observer.

The Grand Rapids Police Department reminds you to lock your car and ... close your garage doors, especially at night. Service Area Captains have noticed an increase in car break-ins and items stolen from open garages, particularly bicycles. Most vehicle thefts are from cars unlocked with valuable items in plain view.

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