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A teenager reported missing by the Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department has been found safe in Jackson.

Posted: Mar 5, 2018 1:31 PM
Updated: Mar 5, 2018 1:31 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A teenager reported missing by the Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department has been found safe in Jackson.

Law enforcement asked on Friday for the public's help in finding Andre' Rice.

Andre' Derome Rice | Photo: Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department

The sheriff's department said Rice had not been in touch with his family since February 26.

Lieutenant Brett Watson said Monday that the teen turned up in Mississippi's capital city.

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