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Austin police find 12-year-old who was missing for nearly a week

The missing boy was last seen on Teaberry Drive in South Austin. Police said he was found safe about a week later.

AUSTIN, Texas — Editor's Note: KVUE is no longer naming the boy who went missing.

The Austin Police Department said Wednesday the boy who apparently ran away from home has been found and is safe.

The APD said the 12-year-old was previously last seen on Sept. 12 on the 7200 block of Teaberry Drive. A police report was filed the following day.

Police said they were concerned for his well-being due to his age and a medical condition. 

On Sept. 18, the APD said the boy was found and is safe. He was located at a friend's house.

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