UPDATE — The missing youth has been located.
Police continue to search for a vulnerable 14-year-old teen who has been missing for more than three weeks.
Jayden Strong, 14, left his home on Ingram Court in Whitby on June 29 and was last seen at an Oshawa residence on July 2.
“He has gone missing before but not for this period of time with no contact. He told a friend that he was leaving town,” reads a media release from police.
Strong is described as white, 5’7” tall, slender build, with dark brown hair in a crew cut. He was wearing a red T-shirt, grey track pants, a Homer Simpson gold chain, and black Brookside running shoes.
If you know of his whereabouts, please call your local police service. In Durham Region, call 1-888-579-1520.