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Authorities: Missing Conway boy found safe

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CONWAY, SC (WMBF) - The Conway Police Department said a missing 13-year old boy has been found safe.

Authorities said they were contacted by Eric Lamont Deery's mother Sunday. She told police that she last saw her son on October 16 when he got on the bus to go to Whittemore Park Middle School. She said he never returned home and believes Deery ran away from home.

Conway police said Monday morning the teen was located and safe.

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