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Manatee deputies located a runaway teen

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MANATEE COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

Manatee County deputies searched for a teenage boy who went missing from a Bradenton home Monday afternoon. They found him early Tuesday.

According to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office report, 11-year-old Taijon T. Goodson was visiting his relatives at Royal Palm Terrace Apartments on 50th Avenue Drive East when he got into an argument with somebody and stormed out of the door. 

Deputies said it happened about 2 p.m. Monday. The boy's Bradenton relatives went to Goodson's home in Palmetto and reported him missing late Monday night.

Deputies said they searched for the teen in the area but didn't find him Monday. They located the teen early Tuesday morning.

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