SANTA CLARA — A teenager from Santa Clara, Stetson Jeppson, has been reported as a runaway juvenile by the Santa Clara Police Department. Stetson Jeppson has also been listed as a missing child by the National Database for Missing and Exploited Children.
Stetson Jeppson, 17, was last seen near Dixie State University on July 21 and is believed to still be in the Washington County area possibly staying with some of his friends in DSU housing, Stetson Jeppson’s father David Jeppson said.
“We just want him to know that his family loves him and would sure like him to come home,” David Jeppson said.
An “attempt to locate” has been issued and all surrounding law enforcement agencies have been notified, Santa Clara Police Officer Chad Holt said, including an alert through the National Crime Information Center database.
Stetson Jeppson is described as follows:
- Height – 5 feet, 11 inches
- Weight – 140 pounds
- Age – 17
- Skin color – dark complexion
- Hair – black
- Eyes – black
- Distinguishing features – none
If you have any information regarding Stetson Jeppson, please contact:
- Private Investigator Tiffany Clupp at 801-671-2567
- Santa Clara Ivins Dispatch at 435-634-5730
- David Jeppson at 435-619-2571
- Missing woman’s body found at workplace
- MISSING: Runaway teen last seen in Taylorsville
- Missing person search ends with tragedy in Iron County
Copyright St. George News, SaintGeorgeUtah.com LLC, 2014, all rights reserved.