FBI Jackson
Public Affairs Specialist Brett Carr
(601) 948-5000
June 5, 2020

FBI Assisting in Search for Missing Teenager in Alcorn County in Mississippi

Updated June 8, 2020: Nathan Covarrubias has been found alive in Tennessee, thanks to the hard work of law enforcement, the community, and social media. Everyone is thankful that he is alive and will be reunited with his family.

The Walnut, Mississippi Police Department, the Sheriff’s Offices in Alcorn and Tippah Counties, Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, and the FBI are asking for the public’s assistance to find 14-year-old Nathan Alexander Covarrubias. Nathan was last seen on Friday, May 29, 2020 near County Road 772 in Walnut.

Nathan is a white (Hispanic) male, approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighs approximately 150 pounds, and has brown hair and brown eyes. Nathan has autism, disruptive mood dysregulation and bipolar disorder. He was last seen wearing a blue long-sleeved shirt and khaki pants.

Call 911 if you see Nathan or know where he is located. The public can also contact the FBI Jackson Field Office at (601) 948-5000 or any local FBI office with information related to Nathan.

The FBI missing person poster will be featured on fbi.gov and on FBI social media accounts, as well as partnering agency accounts.

Several additional state and local agencies are assisting with the search for Nathan.