UPDATE: Benge was found around 8 a.m. Thursday.
LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Laurel County Sheriff’s officials have issued a Golden Alert for a missing man.
Joseph Benge was last seen off Tom Cat Trail, five miles east of London at 3:30 a.m. this morning. Benge has mental disabilities and has been the subject of a previous Golden Alert in the county.
If you know where he may be, call the sheriff’s office at 606-864-6600. Deputies have released a more recent photo of Benge.