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UPDATE: Missing Vidalia teen located safe

State Police
Posted at 12:06 PM, Feb 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-25 21:42:48-05

UPDATE: Shanon Robb has been located safe, according to Louisiana State Police. The Vidalia Police Department is handling any investigation.


The Louisiana State Police has issued a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Advisory on behalf of the Vidalia Police Department.

State Police say they are asking for the public to be on the lookout for 17-year-old Shanon Robb. On February 25, 2021, Robb was reported missing by his parents. He was last seen on the home surveillance camera leaving his residence on Linden Street at approximately 3:30 a.m. He was then spotted walking west on Highway 131 in Vidalia.

He is described as a white male with shoulder-length brown hair, stands 5’8” tall and, weighs approximately 130 pounds.

State police say that Robb has autism. They also believe that he may be armed. His clothing description was unclear but, he was wearing cowboy boots and a cowboy hat and carrying a large black duffel bag when he disappeared.

Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Shanon Robb should immediately contact the Vidalia Police Department at 318-336-5254.

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