Updated: EIPD Searching for Missing Teenager

Updated Oct. 2, 2021

Updated on Saturday, October 2, 2021: Sebastian Sanchez has been located and the Silver Alert has been cancelled.

Updated on Thursday, September 30: The N.C. Centers for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for Sebastian Gustavo Sanchez, who remains missing. He was last seen on September 19th at his residence on Live Oak Street in Emerald Isle, and has a cognitive impairment. 

Original Post: The Emerald Isle Police Department is searching for an area teenager who was reported missing this week.

Sebastian Gustavo Sanchez, age 14, was last seen on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at his residence on Live Oak Street in Emerald Isle. 

He is 5 foot, 4 inches, and around 110 pounds. He has short brown hair, hazel eyes and tan skin.  There is no description of the clothing he was wearing when he was last seen, nor of his direction of travel. 

Anyone who has information on the whereabouts of Sanchez is asked to contact the Emerald Isle Police Department at 252-354-2021. 


Posted by Anna Smith Friday, September 24, 2021 5:36:00 PM Categories: News