Around 8:30 this morning, the Washington County Safety Center received a report of a missing 16 year old juvenile from rural Wayland. Personnel from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, the Henry County’s Sheriff’s Office and the Wayland Police Department responded. Around 10:30, the Safety Center received a report of a subject fitting the description in the area of Highway 22 and Vine Avenue near Riverside.
The juvenile was reported to be in possession of a weapon by law enforcement personnel arriving at the scene. The roadway was closed for a short time and the situation was resolved without incident or injuries. The juvenile subject was taken into custody and KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.