UPDATE: 5/15/15 – The Albertville Police Department said the body of Jason Glenn Richards was found after they acting on a tip which lead them to a badly decomposed remains in a wooded area off of Lois Lane.
A cause of death has not been determined, but the investigation is leaning toward foul play.
Original story: Jason Glenn Richards, 15, has been missing from Albertville, Ala. since Feb. 8, 2015. He was last seen at a parking lot in Guntersville when he was dropped off by friends.
The Governors office is offering a $5,000 reward for information on this case.
WGNO reported that Jason may be in the Slidell area and had gone to Mardi Gras in Crescent City. WKRG reported that he may have been in the Panama City area.
WHNT reported that Jason is considered a runaway but because he has been gone since February they believe he is in danger. Over 90 percent of teens return home within thirty days.
Jason is 5’10” tall, 150 pounds with blue eyes and dark hair.
If you have any information on his whereabouts, please call the Albertville police at 256-878-1212 or leave an anonymous tip here.