UPDATE: Runaway teenager found in North Carolina

10 months 4 weeks 1 day ago Thursday, April 26 2018 Apr 26, 2018 Thursday, April 26, 2018 7:23:00 PM CDT April 26, 2018 in News
By: Emily Hannemann, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Police located a runaway juvenile at 1:00 p.m. in Hendersonville, North Carolina on Tuesday.

According to a news release from the Columbia Police Department, 15-year-old Alexandra "Lexi" McClain was found safe by the Hendersonville Police Department.

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COLUMBIA - Columbia police are asking for the community's help in locating a runaway teenager last seen on April 26.

According to a news release from the Columbia Police Department, 15-year-old Alexandra "Lexi" McClain was last seen with two men at the Midway Travel Plaza at the address 6401 W. Old Highway 40. She was seen there around 3 p.m.

At the time McClain was wearing a black and white zip-up jacket, black leggings and black glasses, and may have had a book bag. She is 6'2 tall and has black hair that has faded teal/purple tips.

The release stated McClain was seen getting into a blue Chevy HHR with the registration "BIGBRD," and that the registration does not match the car.

If any community members see McClain or the vehicle described, they should call their local police immediately.

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