Police are looking for a missing Smithfield man

By WEEK Reporter

March 31, 2013 Updated Mar 31, 2013 at 10:56 PM CDT

FULTON COUNTY, Ill. -- Police are on the hunt for a man who has been missing for the past 11 days.

The Fulton County Sheriff's Department says 21 year old Derick Higgins of rural Smithfield has been missing since Thursday, March 21st.

Higgins is six feet tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds.

He has brown hair and blue eyes and was sporting facial hair.

Higgins left his home in a tan 1998 Buick LaSabre that has a cracked windshield and front bumper damage. The vehicle has an Illinois registration of L987041.

Anyone with information on Higgins is urged to call the Fulton County Sheriff's Department at 309-547-2277.