News


Portola Valley boy missing

 

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office and other regional law enforcement agencies are on the lookout for Benjamin Duncan Chilton, a 12-year-old Portola Valley boy with blond hair and blue eyes, about 5 feet 9 inches tall, and weighing 135 pounds.

Ben's parents discovered that he wasn't at home yesterday (Thursday) morning when they went to wake him up for school, according to a Sheriff's Office statement. His parents believe that he left home during the night with his 15-year-old girlfriend, Emily Schubert of Palo Alto.

The two were reportedly headed to the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San Francisco to hang out, according to a statement from the Sheriff's Office.

Their names have been entered in a nationwide database, and deputies are asking anyone with information to call any law enforcement agency.

We can't do it without you.
Support local journalism.

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Be the first to know

Get the latest headlines sent straight to your inbox every day.

Rose International Market reopening soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 11 comments | 5,293 views

Eyes and the End of Life: Why Spend Time With the Dying?
By Aldis Petriceks | 2 comments | 1,858 views

The HSR Decision
By Steve Levy | 8 comments | 1,162 views

Couples: Mirror, Mirror on the . . . Fight?!
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 875 views

Meet the Nurdles
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 685 views