The Lenoir County Sheriff's Office reported just after 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, 16-year-old Bobbie Sutton was found safe.
The mother of 16-year-old Bobbie Sutton reported she allowed her daughter to attend the LaGrange Parade Sunday and she never came back home. Sutton's mother says the teen was scheduled to be taken to a group home.
Deputies interviewed several people in the community, and as of Tuesday there had been one sighting of Sutton in the town of LaGrange within the past 24 hours.
The sheriff;s office says at this time there is more evidence to suggest Sutton is a runaway as opposed to missing.
Anyone with information is asked to call 911 and report the whereabouts of Bobbie Sutton.