Missing Whitmire teen with Down syndrome found safe

Missing Whitmire teen with Down syndrome found safe
Austin McCall was found safe around 9:45 p.m., just a few hours after he was last seen. (Source: Newberry County Sheriff's Office)

WHITMIRE, S.C. (WIS) - A teen who was missing in Newberry County was found and is safe.

A search for 19-year-old Austin McCall started around 5:30 p.m. Thursday when he was last seen in the back yard of a home in Whitmire, officials said.

Around 9:45 p.m., police said he has been found.

He is getting checked out but appears to be OK.

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