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Good news: missing 16-year-old boy safe

Post Date:08/08/2017 1:15 PM

Julius Forrest, who went missing on July 11, has been safely located. Franklin Police put out a plea for help on August 2, after a growing concern that he could be in danger. The Franklin Police Department greatly appreciates everyone who helped us spread the word to bring Forrest safely home.

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