Golden Alert canceled, missing man found safe

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Posted at 3:03 PM, Jun 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-16 18:58:20-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington Police report that they have found Boggs and he is safe.


The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing 21-year-old man.

Police say Joseph Boggs was last seen on June 14, 2022, around 2:00 p.m., in the area of Niagara Drive.

Boggs suffers from a traumatic brain injury and is reportedly legally blind and deaf, according to police. He is approximately 5'9" and around 165 pounds. He has short brown hair, hazel eyes, and currently does not have any facial hair. He was last seen wearing a white, short-sleeve shirt with palm tree designs and khaki shorts. He may also have an orange shirt and a backpack.

If you have any knowledge of Boggs' whereabouts, call 911.