PALMETTO — A missing Palmetto teen who was considered endangered has been located safely, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Tyler Stephenson, 16, had been missing since Saturday.
Tyler was arrested Saturday by the Palmetto Police Department after trying to steal a gun from Walmart, according to a report. The 6-foot-5 teen walked out of his house later that evening.
Deputies said he was upset because he wanted to leave the house and his dad said he could not because of the recent arrest.