Deputies looking for 14-year-old missing since last week

Posted at 8:06 PM, Jun 12, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-12 20:06:34-04

NOTTOWAY COUNTY, Va. -- Sheriff's deputies in Nottoway County are worried about a 14-year-old boy who disappeared last week.

Officials said John Henry Thaxton Jr. ran away from a foster home on June 7. He had talked about traveling to the northeast.

Investigators said he has run away before, but has never been gone for more than two hours.

If you have information that could help investigators, call 434-645-9044.

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