Nampa police locate missing teen

Authorities say he'd been gone since Oct. 22
Posted at 8:43 PM, Nov 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-29 04:08:09-05

NAMPA, Idaho — UPDATE: The Nampa Police Department say that Antonia Varela Jr., has been located, and is safe.


Nampa police are asking the public for information, as they search for a teen who they say has been missing since last month.

Police say 15-year-old Antonio Verela, Jr. reportedly left his home in downtown Nampa in the early morning hours on October 22.

Authorities say they are concerned for the boy's well being.

Antonio is described as 5'5" tall, with green eyes and dark brown hair. He may be wearing khakis and a t-shirt.

If you have any information, please call the Nampa Police Department at (208) 465-2257, ext. 2, or contact Crime Stoppers in any of the following ways.

  • Call 208-343-2677 (343-COPS)
  • Email
  • Download the mobile app at P3TIPS.COM.