Deputies are searching for a missing Union Co. boy

UNION COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - Deputies in Union County are looking for a missing 12-year-old boy who was last seen Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say Chancellor Ashton Kelly was seen around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday walking away from his home towards the pool area.

Kelly lives on Salmon River Drive in the Meriwether neighborhood and is a student at Sun Valley Middle School.

Deputies believe he left home voluntarily but has not returned.

Kelly was last seen wearing a black shirt, khaki pants and a black pair of jordans.

A CMPD helicopter was seen assisting deputies in the search of Kelly.

If you see Kelly or know of his whereabouts you are asked to call 911 immediately.

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