The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

February 1, 2013

Sheriff’s office seeks help in finding missing teen


From staff reports

— The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of a runaway teenager named Steven James Keele.

The 15-year-old was visiting his aunt on Monday, and returned to his grandmother’s home on Quinn Road that evening. His grandmother went to take a bath and when she got out, he was gone.

Keele was reportedly wearing navy blue pants, a red T-shirt, jacket and an older pair of tennis shoes. He is described as a white male with blue eyes and blonde hair. He is 5-foot-6-inches tall and weighs 130 pounds.

Sheriff’s investigator Leslie Ramsey said Keele’s grandmother had custody of him for the past two years.

He attends Mount Pisgah school and church, located on Alabama 99.

Anyone with any information on Keele’s whereabouts is asked to call the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office at 256-232-0111.