Missing, Runaway Teen Located by Detectives

Mt. Juliet, Tenn. – Detectives successfully located missing runaway teen, Luke Vogel, this afternoon in Sumner County. A tip from a citizen and good investigative work led to the discovery of Luke. The investigation revealed Luke ran from his mother in Providence Marketplace to a nearby hotel, where he was able to get a taxi to a Walmart in Sumner County. Detectives reviewed surveillance video at multiple locations and eventually located Luke at an acquaintance of his.


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Mt. Juliet, Tenn. – Detectives are actively searching for a teen that ran away from his mother in the Providence Marketplace mall. On Monday, December 26, 2016 around 11:00 a.m., 17-year-old Luke Vogel ran away from his mother while they were shopping in Providence Marketplace, located at 401 S. Mt. Juliet Road. After the mother could not locate Luke after 35 minutes, she called police to help with finding him. He was not located during the initial response.

Detectives want to know the whereabouts of Luke. He is a white male, approximately 6’ tall, 190 pounds, with hazel eyes and brown hair. It is possible that he is in the Nashville, Lebanon, or Bristol area.

If anyone has any information regarding the whereabouts of Luke Vogel, they are urged to call the Mt. Juliet Police Department at (615) 754-2550. Information can also be given anonymously by calling (615) 754-TIPS (8477) or via the Mt. Juliet Police Department website at http://www.mjpd.org/ .