15-year-old Daiton Blakey found safe

UPDATE: We spoke with the Calloway County Sheriff’s Office Thursday morning and they said 15-year-old Daiton Blakey was found.

They said over the phone he was found safe Monday night or Tuesday morning. Blakey had walked into an office in Murray and workers recognized him.


CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY — The Calloway County Sheriff’s Office said a 15-year-old boy reportedly ran away from home and is now considering missing.

Daiton Blakey was last seen around 10 p.m. Friday, June 14, according to his grandmother, who is his legal guardian.

She told police he’s about 5’10 and weighs around 297 pounds with curly blondish brown hair. His hair is long enough to cover his ears.

He normally wears about six rubber bracelets and could be carrying a hard plastic Pokemon ball-shaped backpack.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (270) 753-3151 or email tips@callkyso.com.