SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield police have located two teenagers that ran away Wednesday.
Springfield Police Spokesperson Ryan Walsh said around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, 14-year-old Xander Nunez-Colon and 13-year-old Jaylani Dechert ran away from school on State Street. Police were called around 4:15 p.m. after both teenagers didn’t return home.
Xander is described as 5’5″ tall, weighs 130 pounds and was last seen wearing a black denim jacket, black pants and black shoes. Jaylani is described as 5’4″ tall, weighs 105 pounds, purple hair and was last seen wearing a black hoodie, khaki pants, an adidas backpack and could be in need of her asthma medication.
Hours after the police department made the post on social media, Walsh said both teenagers were located.