Runaway Lafayette teens found

They say 13-year-old Damarcus Funches and 12-year-old Dashanti Funches are siblings.

Posted: May. 12, 2019 2:39 PM
Updated: May. 13, 2019 4:49 AM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - Lafayette police said at 2:10 p.m. on Sunday that 12-year-old Dashanti Funches had been found. Her brother was found yesterday evening, after the two teens had runaway Friday night.

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The Lafayette Police Department is looking for one runaway teenager, after another was found.

They say 13-year-old Damarcus Funches and 12-year-old Dashanti Funches are siblings. It is suspected that the two teens ran away during the overnight hours on Friday from Lafayette.

LPD first sent word that the teens were missing at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday. By 6:10 p.m., an LPD spokesperson informed News 18 that Damarcus had been found, but Dashanti is still missing.

If you have any information on her whereabouts, contact LPD at 765-807-1200.

The department did not provide any further details on the disappearance.

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