Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Looking For Runaway Teen

LINCOLNTON, N.C. — The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance locating a runaway teen.

Detectives say Tipton Lamar Jones, 15, left his residence on Matthews Church Road in Maiden around 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19th.

Jones is described as a white male about five feet three inches tall and weighing 160 pounds. He has brown eyes and brown hair.  Jones was last seen wearing blue jeans and tennis shoes with no shirt.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732- 9050 or the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735- 8202.