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Missing Gloucester teens found safe

Posted at 12:41 PM, Feb 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-06 16:49:35-05

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, Va. — Two missing Gloucester teens have been found safe, according to the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office

“They are safe and well, and their families have been notified. Thank you for your concern and help,” the department wrote on Facebook.

“Carissa McMillan, 13, was last seen at 12 a.m. [Tuesday, February 6] at her residence and Sawyer Lemon, 14, was last seen at 12:30 a.m. [Tuesday, February 6] at his residence,” a Gloucester County Sheriff’s spokesperson said. “Both teens left notes for their parents describing their intent to run away from home.”

Investigators said the pair might be traveling in Lemon’s parents Silver 2006 Chevrolet Tahoe — with the Virginia license plate “LEMNLND.”

“It is unknown what time these juveniles left their homes overnight or where they may be traveling to,” the sheriff’s spokesperson said. “These two juveniles are reportedly in a dating relationship together.”

Anyone with information was asked to call the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office at 804-693-3890.