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Missing ETX teen found safe

Marshall police are asking for help finding Triston Helton who ran away from home Monday evening. (Source: Marshall Police Department) Marshall police are asking for help finding Triston Helton who ran away from home Monday evening. (Source: Marshall Police Department)
MARSHALL, TX (KSLA) -

A missing Marshall teen was found safe after running away from home on Monday night.

Marshall Police has confirmed that 15-year-old Triston Helton was found as of 2 p.m. on Tuesday.

Family members told police Triston last seen around 5 p.m. when he left his home in the 3500 block of Memorial Drive and went into the woods. 

Family members also said Helton took a tent, sleeping bag, blue mesh backpack, white trash bag and two bottles of water with him. Officials and family were concerned for his safety due to high temperatures and humidity.

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