Deputies say missing 35-year-old Elkview man found safe

Kanawha County deputies say Jeffrey Allen Young has been found safe. (Kanawha County Sheriff's Office)

The Kanawha County Sheriff's Office said a missing Elkview man has been found safe.

Jeffrey Allen Young, 35, was reported missing on Monday, but deputies said Tuesday that he has been located and is OK.

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office says a 35-year-old man from Elkview has been missing for almost a week.

Jeffrey Allen Young was reported missing Monday by a family member with whom he lives. Deputies say he has been missing since June 13. His classmates at the Garnett Career Center in Cross Lanes last saw him that day but have not seen him since.

Young is described as a white male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 140 pounds. Young has brown hair and brown eyes.

Young was last seen driving a red colored Ford Focus with a black stripe and a West Virginia license plate with the number 62T622, deputies say.

Anyone who has information about Young’s whereabouts in recent days is asked to contact the sheriff’s office at 304-357-0169, email or send information through

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