Bradenton runaway, 12, found safe

Posted by MARC R. MASFERRER on April 17, 2014 

MANATEE -- A 12-year-old boy who ran away from home Wednesday has been found safe, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office said.

Joshua Alves had gotten into an argument and ran away from his home in the 3800 block of Southern Parkway, Bradenton, according to a news release.

The boy was located and is OK, sheriff's office spokesman Dave Bristow said Thursday afternoon.

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