Police: Missing Marble Hill teen found safe

Police: Missing Marble Hill teen found safe
A 13-year-old boy reported missing Tuesday morning, Jan. 22 has been found safe.

MARBLE HILL, MO (KFVS) - A 13-year-old boy reported missing Tuesday morning, Jan. 22 has been found safe.

According to police he was found in Bonne Terre, Missouri by an officer in the city.

Officer D.J. McCarty said he saw a teenager getting ready to get into a vehicle. When the patrolman stopped the vehicle, he found out it was Clark.

According to Marble Hill Police Chief Marc Tragesser, he praised the Bonne Terre patrolman for his police work and the patrolman responded, “It was not my work, it was God’s work.”

Please ensure you know who your child is communicating with on social media. Please let your children know the dangers of who they are talking to may not be that person.

Posted by Chief Marc Tragesser of Marble Hill Police Dept. Information Page on Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The 13 year old was reported missing around 8 a.m. and had been last seen walking West on Hwy. 34 towards the Marble Hill City limits.

The teen had been considered endangered because he could be heading to Iowa with an unknown female he met online.

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