Alert issued for missing, endangered Bradenton teen

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BRADENTON, Fla. -- The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office have issued a missing person’s report for Tyler Stephenson.

According to Stephenson's dad he was arrested yesterday by Palmetto Police after trying to steal a gun from Wal-Mart.

That evening, after returning home from Juvenile Booking, Tyler wanted to leave the house but his dad said he could not because of his recent arrest. Tyler stated "I will kill myself before going to court" and then walked out of the house.

Tyler was last seen at 2000 30th Avenue West walking westbound.

Tyler is 6'5/170 Brown hair and last seen wearing blue shorts and a white shirt w/ black print.

If you have information, call MSO at 941-747-3011.