Authorities are asking the public for help to try and find Marvens Adolphe, a missing Union County teenager who was last seen by his family about a week ago.
Roselle Police described 19-year-old Marvens Adolphe as 6-foot-2-inches tall, weighing 150 pounds, wearing a black sweater and black sweatpants.
He was seen on Thursday, Oct. 7 and is believed to have been riding his dark-colored bicycle.
Anyone with information about the teenager’s whereabouts is being asked to contact Roselle Police at 908-245-2000.
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Children who run away make up a majority of the missing child cases reported to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. but there are also cases of abductions and other disappearances.
An age-progression image was released last month by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children showing how Dulce Maria Alavez—a girl last seen when she was five years old on September 16, 2019 at the Bridgeton City Park—would look today.
A reward for details leading to Dulce Maria Alavez’s whereabouts stands at $75,000.
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