According to the Muskingum County Sheriff's department, 16-year-old Joseph Kennedy of Zanesville has been missing since 4:30 Wednesday afternoon. Deputies say Kennedy was last seen by himself in a wooded area across from his home on Coal Run Rd. He was wearing black jean shorts, a blue-hooded windbreaker and brown work boots. Kennedy is about 5'5" and weighs around 150 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. The Sheriff's department has started a search. If you have any information on Kennedy call the Sheriff's office at 740-452-3637.