UPDATE: Stephen has been found.

The Twin Falls Police Department has issued a plea for assistance in locating a missing juvenile, expressing deep concern for his safety. Stephen Depew, 17, was last seen on March 19, 2024. Authorities are urging the community to be vigilant and to share information to maximize the chances of his safe return.

Description of Missing Juvenile Stephen Depew

Here's a description taken from the social media post provided by the Twin Falls Police Department. I'll post a link to the full Facebook post below.

  • Name: Stephen Depew
  • Age: 17
  • Height: 6'06"
  • Weight: 240 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown with highlights, length is below ears and above collar
  • Eyes: Hazel
  • Tattoos: Stars on the back of one of his hands

Detective Matthews, the lead investigator on the case, emphasized the importance of public cooperation. "We are deeply concerned for this young man's safety," Detective Matthews stated. "Any information, regardless of how insignificant it may seem, could be crucial in helping us locate Stephen."

How You Can Help

Community members in and around the Twin Falls area are urged to keep an eye out for Stephen and share this information widely on social media platforms and within their communities. If you have any information regarding Stephen Depew's whereabouts, please get in touch with Detective Matthews at 208-735-7327 or via email at bmatthews@tfid.org.

The Twin Falls Police Department emphasizes that any information provided will be treated with confidentiality and that the primary goal is to ensure Stephen's safe return to his family. Your cooperation and assistance in this matter are greatly appreciated.

Here's some additional information regarding the missing juvenile from the Twin Falls Police Department's Facebook post:

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