UPDATE: Police Locate Missing Kona Teen

Updated on September 26, 2018

The Hawai`i Police Department has located 17-year-old Jacob Mead of Kailua-Kona who was reported missing.

He was found unharmed in Kamuela and in good health on September 25.

Original story published on May 1, 2018

The Hawai`i Police Department is searching for 16-year-old Jacob Mead who was reported missing.

HPD issued the notice on Tuesday afternoon, noting that the Kona teen was last seen in Kailua-Kona on Saturday, February 17 at about 7:30 a.m.

Mead is described as Caucasian, 5-feet-7-inches, weighing 160 pounds with blue eyes, brown hair, and a fair complexion. He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie, black sweatpants, and was carrying a multi-colored backpack.

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

HPD provided photo of Jacob Mead.