Columbus police searching for runaway 15-year-old boy

Columbus police searching for runaway 15-year-old boy
Columbus police searching for runaway 15-year-old boy (Source: Columbus Police Department)

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department is asking the public for assistance locating a runaway teen.

The police department says 15-year-old Daequwan Scott ran away from Burger King in the 1200 block of Veterans Parkway Dec. 28 at around 8 p.m.

Daequwan is 5′7″ and weighs 110 pounds. He has brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black coat, black jeggings, black and white shoes, and a black bandana.

Police say Daequwan may be in the area of Wilson Homes or 15th Avenue and 43rd Street.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Columbus Police Department Special Victims Unit at 706-653-3449 or 706-225-4384.

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