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Missing MTV VJ Jesse Camp Found Alive!

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Jul. 25 2018, Updated 12:16 a.m. ET

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Missing MTV VJ Jesse Camp was found alive and was contacted by the police has exclusively learned.

“Josiah ‘Jesse’ Camp is no longer considered missing. He was contacted by a local law enforcement agency this afternoon at a shopping center and not in need of any assistance,” Riverside Police Department Spokesperson Ryan Railsback told Radar. “His family has been notified.”

Jesse, 38, was reported missing by his sister, Marisha Camp, on July 19, 2018. She told police the family had not heard from her brother since July 11th or 12th.

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Officer Railsback told Radar Marisha said her brother had been “depressed lately” when she filed the police report.

Jesse was homeless when he won the contest “Wanna Be A VJ” on MTV in 1998 and shot to fame.

His sister previously posted a message on her social media account, writing: “If anyone has seen or heard from my brother Jesse since Saturday, please, please, please reach out to me or ask him to call home!!! Thank you!!!!!” She also wrote: “Jesse was last seen in California last week but has not reached out to us yet. What he needs now more than anything is kindness and love … Please keep him in your prayers.”

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