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UPDATE (Subject Located) Gold Alert Issued for Missing Dover Teen

**UPDATE** The Dover Police Department is cancelling the Gold Alert for Jacob Maddox. Maddox has been located and is safe.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-31839

Date:  Thursday, October 13, 2022 at 7:45 a.m.

Location: Unit block of Lester Court, Dover, DE

Contact:  Dover Police Department Public Information Officer
Master Corporal Ryan Schmid   Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us


The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Jacob Maddox, a 16-year-old Dover teen. Maddox suffers from a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated. Maddox is described as a black male, 5’08” in height, approximately 200 pounds with brown hair, and brown eyes. Maddox was last seen leaving a residence in the unit block of Lester Court Dover, DE at approximately 7:45 a.m.. It is unknown what he was wearing at the time and attempts to contact him have been unsuccessful.

If you have any information on Maddox’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111