Elizabeth City police have cancelled their Silver Alert for Ontonio Jarrett.
Police say the 16-year-old was found safely this morning.
Police need help finding a missing 16-year-old boy who they say may be suffering from a cognitive impairment.
Elizabeth City Police said Ontonio Jarrett was last seen at 1108 Baxter Street in Elizabeth City.
The African American teen stands about 5'2, and weighs nearly 120 pounds.
Jarrett was last seen wearing a brown and gray coat with gray jeans and black and white sneakers without laces.
Police are working to get a current photo of Jarrett to publish.
If you see him you are asked to call the Elizabeth City Police Department at (252)-331-1500.