UPDATE: Missing Gibson County Teen Found Safe

Published 04/29 2014 04:24PM

Updated 04/30 2014 03:41PM

Eyewitness News has learned 18 year-old Richard Deffendall from Princeton has been located in Vero Beach, Florida.

Gibson County Sheriff George Ballard says he is reportedly unharmed and OK and no foul play is expected.

Sheriff Ballard says Deffendall's Parents are on the way to pick him up.

We're told Deffendall's truck was having mechanical problems.

The previously reported story is below.
Authorities are on the hunt for a missing teen in Gibson County.

18 year-old Richard Deffendall from Princeton was last heard from today at about 9 a.m.
He is a senior at Princeton Community High School and didn't show up to class today according to the Gibson County Sheriff's Office.

He drives a red 1997 GMC Sonoma truck with polished wheels. He is about 6 feet tall, 115 pounds, and has blue eyes and brown hair.  
If you see him or the vehicle, please contact the Gibson County Sheriff's Office immediately at (812) 385-3496.

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