UPDATE April 30: Roberts was found safe and unharmed, according to a tweet from Newport News Police Tuesday morning.
Elliott has been located safe and unharmed. Thank you to all who shared this.
— Newport News Police (@NewportNewsPD) April 30, 2019
NEWPORT NEWS — The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is searching for a child last seen here.
According to the NCMEC’s news release, Elliott Roberts, 17, was last seen on April 27 and he may need of medical attention.
Newport News Police said Roberts “was reported as a runaway…”
“Elliot is not considered endangered, however, we are actively searching for him,” police posted in a tweet.
Authorities are asking anyone with information the teen’s whereabouts to call 911 or the Newport News Police Department at 757-547-2500. Tipsters can also call the NCMEC at 800-843-5678.