OCALA, Fla. (WOGX FOX 51) - UPDATE: Authorities in Marion County said a missing teenager was located on Wednesday evening and is deceased. No foul play was suspected.
EARLIER: Dylan Woodard Brown, 18, left his residence on SW 55th Avenue Road in Ocala around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning. His friends and family received text messages from him a few hours later that have them concerned for his wellbeing. His vehicle is now back at his residence, but deputies have been unable to locate him.
Brown is believed to be on foot, wearing a blue and black flannel long-sleeved shirt with dark colored pants and dark colored military-style boots. He stand 6 feet, 1 inch tall, weighs approximately 105 pounds and has blonde hair and blue eyes.
If you have any information on his location, please call 911 immediately.