Missing Blount County teen found dead; homicide investigation underway
BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. —
UPDATE (December 25th, 10:52 p.m.):
According to Blount County Sheriff's Office, 18-year-old Christian Boyle's body has been located. Authorities have launched a homicide investigation, and Boyle's family has been notified.
Blount County officials will hold a news conference Tuesday to release additional information.
UPDATE (December 25th, 9:25 p.m.):
Blount County Sheriff's Office confirms 18-year-old Christian Boyle's car was been located on Cold Branch Road Monday evening.
The Blount County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding 18-year-old Christian Boyle, who was last seen on Dec. 12.
Christian is 5'10" and weighs about 140 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. He is believed to be driving a 2001 silver Oldsmobile Alero 4 door with a sunroof.
He has multiple tattoos including one of his father's name and birthday "George Samuel Boyle 6-25-67."
Anyone with information regarding Boyle's whereabouts is asked to call the Blount County Sheriff's Office at (205) 625-4127.