UPDATE: 15 year old Jerrod Gilbert has returned home safe - April 6, 2017 at 8:41 A.M.
Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Deputy Taylor McDaniel is investigating an apparent juvenile runaway case reported to him on Wednesday night April 5, 2017 at approximately 9:20 PM.
The missing individual is identified as: Jerrod Gilbert, 15 years old, white male, brown hair above the ear, 6 foot, 150 pounds, blue eyes, medium build, light complexion.
Last seen at his home on Old Richmond Road near East Bernstadt wearing blue jeans and a navy blue shirt on April 4, 2017 at approximately 3:00 PM.
Anyone with any information regarding this individuals location is asked to contact the Laurel County Sheriff's office at 606-864-6600 or 606-878-7000 – information will be strictly confidential.
Photo of missing juvenile is attached.