2 missing West Frankfort teens found safe - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

2 missing West Frankfort teens found safe

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UPDATED: MONDAY MARCH 20, 2017 6:20 p.m.

WEST FRANKFORT -- Franklin County Sheriff Don Jones tells News 3 Hunter and Tyler  Karns were taken into custody around 3:00 p.m. Monday afternoon, 

Jones says both are safe and now back in DCFS custody.


WEST FRANKFORT -- The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children has issued an alert on two teen boys from West Frankfort.

Hunter Karns, 13, and Tyler Karns, 15, haven't been seen since February 23. West Frankfort Police Department says the teens are in the foster care system and are habitual runaways.

Hunter's hair may be dyed blonde and he may use the alias date of birth 1/22/2003. Tyler's hair may be dyed red.

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