Radford runaway teen found: Police

Courtesy of the Radford Police Department
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According to Radford police, the 13-year-old has been located.


RADFORD (WSLS 10) - The Radford Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a runaway teenager.

Officers say Elias Misael Cervantes walked away from his home in the 1200 block of 4th Street around 8 p.m. Thursday, August 13.

The 13-year-old is described as a white male, 5'3" in height, 135 lbs. He was last seen wearing blue shorts with black stripes, a white t-shirt and a light grey coat. He left on foot walking north.

Police say there is no indication of foul play and this case is being treated as a runaway child.

Anyone with information concerning Cervantes whereabouts is asked to call the Radford City Police Department at (540)-731-3624.