Orlando police issue missing child alert for teen with Asperger's syndrome

Bladon Rogers, 14, last seen with family friend Christopher Kemp


ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando police say a missing child alert has been issued for a missing Orlando teen who is believed to be heading with a family friend to Atlanta.

Bladon Rogers, 14, has Asperger's syndrome and is extremely intelligent, but lacks social confidence, Orlando Police Department said in a release.

Police said Bladon was last seen with Christopher Kemp on April 19 getting on a Mega Bus in Orlando at 7:45 p.m. headed to Atlanta.

It's not clear if Bladon and Kemp have made it to Atlanta. Police said an Amber Alert is expected to be issued later Tuesday.

Police described Bladon as a white male with metal braces, long wavy brown hair and hazel eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, black cargo shorts and graw low top Nike shoes.

Kemp is described by police as a black male with black hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 250 pounds.

Kemp is wanted on charges of interference with child custody and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Police said Kemp has a concealed weapons permit and it is unknown if he has possession of a firearm. 

Contact Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS or 911 if you have information on their whereabouts.