Ecubeelo Mbekalo

Ecubeelo Mbekalo



UPDATE: The missing has been located and is safe.

A 23-year-old man from Georgia is missing after leaving his hotel in Queens earlier this month.

Ecubeelo Mbekalo, of Stone Mountain, Georgia was last seen at 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 7 leaving the Airway Inn hotel located at 82-20 Astoria Blvd. in East Elmhurst near LaGuardia Airport, police said.

Mbekalo's mother, who was staying with him at the hotel, reported him missing after he never returned, according to authorities. 

Mbekalo is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall, 160 pounds with a dark complexion, black hair and black eyes.

Anyone with information in regards to this missing person is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.