MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Mt. Juliet police are searching for a runaway teen who escaped from state custody on Thursday.
The runaway 13-year old boy is described as a white male, who is five feet, three inches tall, and has blonde hair and light blue eyes.
Authorities said he does not have family members in the Mt. Juliet area and he was last seen wearing a gray polo shirt and khaki shorts.
The teen was last seen in the area of North Mt. Juliet Road around Interstate 40, near the Exxon gas station.
Anyone with information on the missing teen's whereabouts is urged to contact police at 615-754-2550.