MORRISTOWN, NJ - Law enforcement officials have stated that Thomas Kolding, the missing 15-year-old from Mountain Lakes, has been seen in Philadelphia, PA, on the corner of Race and 5th Streets, at about 3 p.m., the afternoon of November 3.

Thomas Kolding, who lives with his parents in Mountain Lakes is still missing, said Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. In a press release, the Prosecutor's Office as well as Mountain Lakes Police Department continue to ask for the public's help locating him.

According to authorities, Kolding has been missing since October 30, 2018. It has been confirmed that he traveled by train from Denville to Newark – Broad Street Station. From there, he traveled by train from Broad Street Station to New York Penn Station. In the early afternoon of November 3, 2018, Kolding was seen in Camden, New Jersey at the Walter Rand Train Station, said police. Authorities have also confirmed that later that afternoon he was seen in Philadelphia on the corner of Race and 5th Streets. 

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He was dressed in an orange and black striped hooded sweatshirt and a camouflage jacket with dark pants carrying a blue Adidas backpack, they said.

Kolding is a white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He weighs approximately between 100 and 115 lbs and is five foot three in height.

Multiple jurisdictions, including Ohio, are responding to reports of possible sightings of him in other
areas. Law enforcement is actively attempting to confirm any information regarding his

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call Mt. Lakes Police at (973) 334-1413 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Missing Persons Unit On-Call Detective through the Morris County Communications Center at 973-285-2900.

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