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Missing Person from Wolfe County Located

Date of News Release: 08/12/2015

(Pine Ridge, KY) - On August 12, 2015 at 1224 p.m. Kentucky State Police received information that Joshua Adkins had been located on the Mt. Parkway near the Pine Ridge community. At 1255 p.m. Detective Virgil Rucker responded to the scene and verified Adkins identity. Adkins was in good condition and reunited with his family.

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Missing Person from Wolfe County

Date of News Release: 08/02/2015

(Pine Ridge, KY) - Kentucky State Police in Morehead is requesting assistance in locating a missing person from Wolfe County. Joshua L. Adkins, 31, of Campton has been reported missing as of 8:30pm yesterday. Mr. Adkins is missing from the Koomer Ridge Campgrounds area. He is approximately 6'1" tall with brown hair and beard and green eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt, khakis, and blue and white Nike shoes. If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of Mr. Adkins, please contact Kentucky State Police Morehead at 606-784-4127.