Update: Southampton police located Michael Benson shortly after 10 p.m. Friday. He has returned to Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch, where he has been living.
Riverhead Town police are seeking the public’s help to locate a missing 16-year-old boy.
Michael Benson is 5-foot-6, about 130 pounds with brown eyes and brown, straight hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, gray sweatpants and with a red laundry bag. He left a residence on Middle Road in Riverhead on Tuesday at approximately 1 a.m.
No foul play is suspected, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 631-727-4500.