Police search for missing juvenile

By: By Beth Lawrence - blawrence@s24508.p831.sites.pressdns.com

LAURINBURG – Laurinburg police and the Scotland County Department of Social Services are looking for a foster child who went missing late last week.

Jessie Pratt, 16, of Fairmont was last seen on Friday at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Laurinburg where he attended the funeral of his grandmother.

He is believed to have run away from the church, according to police reports.

Prat was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt with black stripes, black pants and black and white Nike sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Laurinburg Police Department at 910-276-3211 or 911.


By Beth Lawrence


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