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Missing Florence 16-year-old found safe

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FLORENCE, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Florence police confirm a missing juvenile who had possibly run away from home has been located.

Asst. Chief Kevin Isbell says 16-year-old Avery Preston Gardner is now back home and doing fine.

Police didn't release details on where Avery had been since he went missing Sept. 2.

Avery was last seen Sept. 2 around 11 a.m. at his home in Florence. His vehicle was found in the Richland Walmart parking lot at 10:30 that night.

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