Forest Ferguson

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Left and Center: Forest, circa 2010;
Right: Age-progression to age 19 (circa 2013)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 4, 2010 from South Boston, Virginia
  • Classification: Endangered Runaway
  • Date of Birth: May 4, 1994
  • Age: 16 years old
  • Height and Weight: 6'2, 170 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Sandy blond hair, blue eyes. Forest has a scar on his chest.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, jeans, borrowed white Chuck Conner sneakers, and possibly a hooded burgundy Carhartt jacket.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Forest disappeared from South Boston, Virginia on December 4, 2010. He was a student at Carlbrook School, a boarding school for teenagers with academic and behavioral problems. He had previously attended Diamond Ranch Academy, a residential treatment facility in Utah. Forest left the Carlbook campus at 7:30 p.m., taking some clothing. He may have been en route to Danville, Virginia or Durham, North Carolina. Authorities believe he left of his own accord. Few details are available in his case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Halifax County Sheriff's Office


    Source Information
    The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
    Catawba Missing
    Website About Forest Ferguson


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 25, 2017; picture added.

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