Lowcountry deputies find missing 15-year-old boy

Lowcountry deputies find missing 15-year-old boy
The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Brendon Edwards who was last seen at 2:30 p.m. on Monday near the intersection of Sea Island Parkway and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on St. Helena Island. (Source: BCSO)

BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. (WCSC) - Lowcountry authorities say they have found a missing 15-year-old boy and they are grateful for the public’s help.

After an overnight search, The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office says they have found 15-year-old Brendon Edwards on Fripp Island.

Edwards was reported last seen at 2:30 p.m. on Monday near the intersection of Sea Island Parkway and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on St. Helena Island.

“Brendon, who is from the Columbia, South Carolina area, is 15 years old, 5′08″, 180 pounds, with dirty-blonde hair and blue eyes,” the sheriff’s office said. “He was wearing a blue-green shirt, black shorts and hiking boots. Brendon may be on a pink Mongoose bicycle.”

Deputies say Edwards was not harmed.

“Brendon’s family and the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office appreciate your attention in this matter,” the sheriff’s office said.

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