JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Beach Police Department has located a 10-year-old runaway child reported missing Thursday night.
Police were called to the 800 block of 7th Avenue South just before 10 p.m. Thursday, according to a release from JBPD Public Information Officer Sgt. Tommy Crumley.
The child had last been seen near 9th Street South and 7th Avenue South. The child left his home on foot after he and his grandmother had an argument.
The child was located around 4:30 a.m. Friday in an area around the residence. According to Crumley, the child said he had been hiding from officers because he knew they were looking for him.
No charges are being filed.
First Coast News