Teen found

MARQUETTE – A teen runaway from Marquette County who was reported missing on Friday morning has been located.

Deputies from the Marquette County Sheriff’s Department had been looking for 16-year-old Evan Eero Niemi, who had gone missing from the Sawyer area on Aug. 12.

He was found “safe and sound” at about noon on Friday, said deputies.

Deputies credited tips from the public as the reason for the case’s quick resolution.