A Missing Teenager From Tazewell County Has Been Found Safe


UPDATE: A missing Tazewell County teenager has been found and is safe.


TAZEWELL, VA (WOAY) – The Tazewell County Sheriff’s Department needs your help in locating a runaway juvenile.

Tazewell County Sheriffs Office is seeking information on the whereabouts of Ricky Harrison.

Ricky Shawn Harrison
14 yrs old
120 lbs
Black hair
Green/Brown eyes

If you have any information, please call 911.

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