Youngstown police find at-risk runaway teen

Police said Jawuan Walker was reported as a runaway from his Palmer Avenue home on January 1

Jawaun Walker reported as runaway

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A teenager that the Youngstown Police Department classified as a runaway has been found.

Police said Juwaun Walker was found at 3:05 p.m. Wednesday.

Police sent out an alert, asking the community to be on the lookout for Walker, who has Type 1 Diabetes. They feared he may have been at risk of a diabetic shock without his medication.

Walker was reported as a runaway by his mother on New Year’s Day.

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