Forest, approximately 2010; Age at the time of disappearance: -progression to Age at the time of disappearance: 19 (approximately 2013)
Date reported missing : 12/04/2010
Missing location (approx) :
South Boston, Virginia
Missing classification : Endangered Runaway
Gender : Male
DOB : 05/04/1994 (27)
Age at the time of disappearance: 16 years old
Height / Weight : 6'2, 170 pounds
Description, clothing, jewerly and more : A dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, jeans, borrowed white Chuck Conner sneakers, and possibly a hooded burgundy Carhartt jacket.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos : Caucasian male. Sandy blond hair, blue eyes. Forest has a scar on his chest.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Forest disappeared from South Boston, Virginia on December 4, 2010. He was a student at Carlbrook School, a boarding school for teenAge at the time of disappearance: rs with academic and behavioral problems. He had previously attended Diamond Ranch Academy, a residential treatment facility in Utah.
Forest left the Carlbook campus at 7:30 p.m., taking some clothing. He may have been en route to Danville, Virginia or Durham, North Carolina. Authorities believe he left of his own accord. Few details are available in his case.
Other information and links : ncy
Halifax County Sheriff's Office
September 2021 updates and sources
The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
Website About Forest Ferguson
October 12, 2004. July 25, 2017; picture added.