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Joseph A. Drake

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Detectives were asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 12-year-old boy who ran away from his home Thursday afternoon.

12-year-old Joseph A. Drake was found around 9:30 p.m.

Detectives did not believe Joseph is in any immediate danger as he had run away from home before.

He was found unharmed.