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Authorities find 15-year-old boy they say escaped police custody in Rockbridge County

He escaped custody in the Fancy Hill area

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ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va.UPDATE

Police said the boy has been located.


ORIGINAL STORY

Virginia State Police are warning the Rockbridge County community about a runaway teen Friday night.

Authorities said a 15-year-old boy escaped police custody in the Fancy Hill area.

He was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and an orange hat, and police said he has brown hair.

Police are asking that people make sure their homes and vehicles are secure and to contact law enforcement if they see the teen boy.

Authorities did not disclose a picture of the teen.


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Nicole Del Rosario joined WSLS 10 in August 2020.