FALL RIVER — Fall River Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing, possibly suicidal homeless man.

Police say 51-year-old Robert "Bobby" Jones was last seen in the area of Horton Street in Fall River. They say he is currently homeless, and made suicidal statements prior to leaving a friend's home.

He was last seen wearing a gray hooded zip-up sweatshirt, black jeans, a blue button-down dress shirt and a black Red Sox hat.

Anyone with information regarding Jones' whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Sarah Reis of the Fall River Police Major Crimes Division at (508) 324-2796.