Search underway for missing 12 year old

Staff Report

UPDATE : Jamaraics Kentrell Cannon has been found safe after being located at a classmates home. He was uninjured. The Newberry City Police Department is continuing to investigate the incident.

NEWBERRY — The Newberry City Police are looking for a 12 year old that left from an AAU basketball practice after school. The guardians contacted law enforcement this morning. Surveillance cameras show the youth exiting the Newberry Middle School gym at 5:26 p.m. Friday heading down O’Neal Street.

Jamaraics Kentrell Cannon is described as a 5’10’ 135 pound black male who was last seen wearing a grey T- shirt and black basketball type shorts with black and white basketball shoes.

Anyone having any information as to the whereabouts of Cannon should call 803-321-2222.

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