UPDATE: Phenix City teen missing since Jan. 8 has been found

UPDATE: Phenix City teen missing since Jan. 8 has been found

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) – Officials have confirmed a Phenix City teen who has been missing since Jan. 8 has been located and will be returned to the custody of his grandparents.

Roy Dwayne Singleton, 16, was last seen in the 2000 block of 2nd Avenue around 1 a.m.

According to police, Roy took all of his clothing items with him when he left, and he does not have a cell phone with him.

The Phenix City Police Department wants to thank the public for their help in spreading the word.

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