STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Missing teen found alive in Tishomingo County barn

Rebecca Butcher/Twitter

Jacob Monroe disappeared in Tishomingo County Tuesday night.

Posted: Dec. 7, 2017 4:15 PM
Updated: Dec. 7, 2017 4:18 PM

Editor's Note: This article has been modified to reflect the latest information.

IUKA, Miss. (WTVA) - Fourteen-year-old Jacob Monroe has been found alive after disappearing late Tuesday night.

According to the Tishomingo County Sheriff's Department, Monroe was found in a barn Thursday morning. He has been treated and looked at by medical professionals and appears to be in good health.


WTVA

This comes after a lengthy and detailed search by crews and volunteers from multiple counties.

Following his disappearance on Tuesday, December 5 from his home on County Road 992 in Iuka, search crews found a pair of his socks and his bicycle.

Article Comments

Huntsville
Clear
45° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 45°
Florence
Clear
44° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 44°
Fayetteville
Clear
43° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 43°
Decatur
Clear
41° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 41°
Scottsboro
Clear
41° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 41°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

 

 

 

Community Events