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Sebastian Rogers’ father speaks out about teen’s disappearance

The father of a lacking autistic boy in Tennessee mentioned on Monday that he had not spoken to the boy’s mom or stepfather in two weeks.

Speaking in an interview with News NationSeth Rogers wiped away tears as he spoke about spending the previous month looking for Sebastian Rogers.

The 15-year-old has not been seen since going to mattress on 25 February in Hendersonville, Sumner County. When his mom went to wake him the following day, he was gone.

“I haven’t spoken to them for two weeks. They’re not talking to me,” Mr Rogers mentioned on Katie and Chris Proudfoot, whose house Sebastian disappeared from on 26 February.

In a separate interview on Monday, Ms Proudfoot mentioned she believed that somebody should have her son.

“I feel like if he had been close to the house, or had walked off, that we would have found him by now with as many people as have been searching,” Ms Proudfoot informed Crime Stories with Nancy Grace

Four weeks on, a volunteer organisation, The United Cajun Navy, has stepped in to assist with the search.


Investigators say they’ve seen ‘no sign’ of Sebastian

Reporting from the Emergency Operations Centre in Sumner County on Tuesday confirmed the huge space searched already for Sebastian.

Local News Channel 5 reporter Nick Beres spoke with the centre’s director Ken Weidner, who defined that tons of of individuals had been concerned within the seek for the 15-year-old.

“We’ve got close to 1,500 searchers… the first two days we logged 2,000 search miles,” Mr Weidner mentioned, including that there had nonetheless been no signal of Sebastian.

“We’re not stopping, we’re working on leads and information from TBI and the Sheriff’s Office and we’ve got teams on standby ready to go right now.”

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 18:22


ICYMI: Father speaks of breakdown in communication with mom, stepdad

Seth Rogers wiped away tears as he spoke of his month-long seek for his boy in an interview on Monday night time:

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 17:54


Sebastian had by no means left house alone earlier than

Sebastian’s mom Katie Proudfoot mentioned in an interview with Crime Stories with Nancy Grace on Monday that he was by no means one to get lost.

“We haven’t had issues with him running or taking off in the past,” Ms Proudfoot mentioned, while additionally explaining that he had probably not socialised with faculty buddies.

The mom mentioned she didn’t sometimes examine on Sebastian all through the night time, now, as he had gotten older.

The prevailing concept is that Sebastian left the house of his personal accord, barefoot, someday within the night time.

Nancy Grace repeatedly requested them about particulars on the lighting round the home and whether or not there was any proof of Sebastian having left the house, which the couple mentioned they didn’t have.

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 16:56


Pictured: 15-year-old lacking for a month

Sebastian Rogers has not been seen in 4 weeks. He was final seen sporting a black sweatshirt and black sweatpants.

Sebastian Rogers was final seen earlier than mattress on 25 February 2024


Dan Gooding26 March 2024 16:45


Sebastian’s mom, stepfather tackle leaving city

During their interview with Crime Stories with Nancy Grace, Sebastian’s mom and stepfather, Katie and Chris Proudfoot, addressed the reviews they’d packed up and left the house their son disappeared from:

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 15:55


Sebastian’s father says he has not spoken to mom, stepfather

In an interview with News NationSebastian’s father Seth Rogers mentioned that he had not been capable of communicate together with his son’s mom and stepfather for round two weeks.

“I haven’t spoken to them for two weeks. They’re not talking to me,” Mr Rogers mentioned on Katie and Chris Proudfoot, whose house Sebastian disappeared from on 26 February.

The boy, who has high-functioning autism, has not been seen since his mother despatched him to mattress the night time earlier than.

Mr Rogers has been seen out looking for his son, saying that his disappearance simply doesn’t make sense.

“His shoes (were at) the front door. His (Nintendo) Switch was there. His phone was in the kitchen,” Mr Roger mentioned. “I still can’t figure it out. I’ve been looking everywhere, handing out flyers.”

The father wiped away tears as he mentioned he had been searching for his son for a month.

“I’m just trying to keep up hope,” the dad mentioned.

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 14:45


United Cajun Navy organising search efforts

The United Cajun Navy mentioned it had acquired an enormous quantity of donations, together with gear and meals, to assist within the seek for Sebastian.

However, because of unsafe climate circumstances within the space, the deliberate rallying level in Hendersonville has been suspended for Tuesday.

“We’re still mobilizing and coordinating behind the scenes but UCN will not be at 90 Volunteer Drive today, so please hold donations for the time being. Thank you for understanding!” Riley Lively, a UCN organiser, mentioned on Facebook.

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 14:10


ICYMI: Missing Sebastian Rogers’ mom believes somebody has her son

The mom of an autistic boy lacking in Tennessee says she believes somebody should have her son, after 4 weeks of looking.

Katie Proudfoot informed Crime Stories with Nancy Grace that she couldn’t perceive how Sebastian Rogers, who’s 15, couldn’t have been discovered but in any other case.

Read the complete story right here:

Mike Bedigan26 March 2024 09:00


Over 2,000 sq. miles searched

According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, who’re main the search, many areas have been searched at the very least twice within the first few days following Sebastian’s disappearance.

“Sebastian’s residence, the yard, the house, the vehicles, have all been searched multiple times. The neighbourhood where Sebastian lives has been canvassed,” the TBI mentioned in an replace. “Neighbors’ houses have been searched. Sebastian is autistic, and his family says he is drawn to water.

“Pools in the neighbourhood were searched. Dive teams were brought in, and bodies of water around the neighbourhood and beyond that area were searched, including caves.”

The TBI mentioned nothing so removed from safety digital camera footage had been helpful, however that each one ideas have been being investigated.

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 07:30


United Cajun Navy looking for to assist in search

The volunteer-led group the United Cajun Navy introduced on Saturday that it was sending a staff to assist with the seek for Sebastian.

David Flagg, the nationwide director of operations for the volunteer organisation, mentioned at a briefing in Nashville that he couldn’t share an excessive amount of on the energetic investigation.

“First and foremost, we’d like to see Sebastian found safe and sound,” Mr Flagg informed WKRN. “I think everybody’s hoping, that’s always our hope, is to find, regardless of what the evidence and circumstances might point to the contrary, our hope — and we always hold onto that hope until we find out we can’t anymore — that that person will be found safe and sound, returned to their family.”

The group was organising provides and volunteers in Hendersonville on Monday, with searches deliberate to begin within the coming days.

Dan Gooding26 March 2024 05:12