Sheriff: Missing teen found safe

Dylan Driggers | Photo Source: Yalobusha County Sheriff's Dept.

Dylan Driggers, 15, was found in Lafayette County on Thursday.

Posted: Nov. 9, 2017 8:55 AM
Updated: Nov. 9, 2017 11:39 AM

YALOBUSHA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – A missing teenager has been found safe in Lafayette County.

Law enforcement searched for 15-year-old Dylan Driggers.

He was found near 9 a.m. off Highway 9 West in Lafayette County on Thursday. A Lafayette County deputy spotted him on the side of the highway, about seven miles from his home.

Prior to his discovery, he was last seen on Wednesday, November 8 near 5:10 p.m. on County Road 230 in Yalobusha County.

The National Guard assisted with the search.

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