UPDATED: Fort Wayne Police search for endangered teen
EDITOR’S NOTE: The teen has been found safe and returned home.
The Fort Wayne Police Department is searching for a teen who is considered endangered and is attracted to water.
Grant Powell, a 15-year-old white boy, was last seen wearing a blue sweater with a blue hood, blue jeans, red-and-black Nike shoes, police notified the public after 1 a.m. Saturday. He was last seen heading northbound from the 800 block of Laddie Lane. Alerts did not say what time that was.
Grant is 5-foot, 11-inches tall and weighs 140 pounds. Because of medical concerns and the weather, he is being considered an endangered missing person, according to police. He has an attraction to water; anyone near a body of water is especially asked to keep an eye out for him.
Anyone with information on Grant’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.