State Police asking for assistance in locating missing teen

John R. Sexton

CHATEAUGAY — State Police need help in locating a Chateaugay teen.

John R. Sexton, 18, was last seen leaving his residence on foot at approximately 1 p.m. on Nov. 10, a press release said.

The release described Sexton as 5 feet 9 inches tall and approximately 170 pounds with blond hair and hazel eyes.

He was last seen wearing Army camouflage pattern coveralls, as he was preparing to do barn chores, State Police Troop B Public Information Officer Trooper Jennifer Fleishman said. 

She added that police were using aviation and snowmobile assets in the search Wednesday. 

He is a senior at Chateaugay Central School and failed to show up for his classes Tuesday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the New York State Police at (518) 873-2750.


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