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Missing Itawamba County teen found, man in jail

Itawamba County sheriff's investigators say a teenage girl reported missing this week has been found and the man she was believed to be with is now in jail.

Posted: Sun Oct 21 18:42:10 PDT 2018
Updated: Tue Oct 23 07:12:05 PDT 2018

Speech to Text for Missing Itawamba County teen found, man in jail

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for over 24hours is home safe tongiht... the man she was with now sits behind bars.. wtva's gracyn ashmore has been following this case, she joins us live with the latest information thanks shante, i'm outside the itawamba sheriff's department where that man is currently in custody... 15-year-oldpaige coleman was foundby the sheriffs department in tupelo... and it was right here onstarling road where coleman was supposed to be leaving for school for the day. although she never showed up." the school called after she did not show up for class thursday... the teen was returned home while25-year-oldbilly raybailey junioris behind bars... the chargeshefaces not being released at this time... i spoke with many community members on how they felt listening to this story... the mother of a young girl says she would be unnerved if that had been her own daughter... but in the end would just want her back in good care... "most definitely i would be veryvery upset and distraught basically that she decided to do all that. butultimatelyi would just be happy that she's home safe and wouldn't have to worry about where she is anymore." i did speak to investigator jason dickson earlier today. he said more details will be released monday. reporting in itawamba county, gracyn ashmore wtva 9 news...
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