Local Teen Found After Deemed Missing Person

A local teenager who was announced missing by the Coffee County Sherriff’s Office earlier this week has been found.

CCSO officials released a statement on Monday, March 25, around noon stating that Coffee County Sherriff’s authorities were attempting to locate 16-year-old missing juvenile Samuel Wayne Harper of Coffee County.

Officials gave a description of Harper and stated that he had last been seen around 7 p.m. on Sunday night at the Douglas Wal-Mart. No other information was released at the time.

Later Monday afternoon, officials stated that shortly after the information was released on social media, Harper was located. CCSO officials want to thank everyone who reached out to law enforcement to provide information.

The Douglas Enterprise

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