Ms. Ward has been located with the assistance from a citizen and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations. Deputies located her in the Dick’s Creek Community of Jackson County a short time ago after being brought back into N.C. today. She is now being assisted by North Carolina Juvenile Services and they will be continuing their efforts with Ms. Ward.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance from the public to help locating a runaway juvenile. We are looking for Aubrey Elizabeth Ward, 14 year old white female, 5’07”, approximately 115lbs. Pictures are attached. She has been gone from her residence in the Nations Creek Community of Jackson County since January 9, 2020 but investigative efforts have found different residences across Jackson County where she has been since that date. Some reports indicated she may have traveled to Tennessee while other reports indicate she is still in the area. If you have any information, please contact the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office’s dispatch center at 828-586-1911.