Police: Runaway West Ashley teen found safe

Edward Vincent Tankersley (Source: CPD)
Edward Vincent Tankersley (Source: CPD)

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WCSC) - Police say the teen who ran away from West Ashley High School on Monday has been found safe.

Charleston police spokesman Charles Francis said 15-year-old Edward Vincent Tankersley ran away at some point after his second period class.

Francis said Tankersley was spotted on campus by other students on Tuesday morning but he failed to show up in class.

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