JSO: Missing teenager found in Jacksonville

Jacksonville police say a good citizen helped them locate the teen

By Lexi Suda - Producer, News4Jax.com Staff

Photo of Quinton Brubaker-Gass Jr. (Images provided by Jacksonville Sheriff's Office)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The mother of a missing teenager tells News4Jax that he has been found in Jacksonville.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said he has been found in an apartment on Jacksonville's Westside.

Detectives said a good citizen called police which led to them located the teenager and a missing vehicle.

Brubaker-Gass may have been driving a black 2015 Chrysler Town and Country van with Florida Tag HYZ Z61.

JSO had issued an alert for a missing 14-year-old boy.

Quinton Brubaker-Gass Jr. was reported missing in Perry, Florida on Wednesday. 

An investigation determined that he may be in Jacksonville or its surrounding areas. 

News4Jax has found Quintin was adopted in 2017. His birth mother is in Jacksonville and he spent time with his younger brother in foster homes in Duval County. His younger brother was adopted with him.

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