Endangered Child Alert cancelled after missing teen found safe

Matthew Hancock (Courtesy: TBI)

EAST RIDGE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 13-year-old boy at the center of an Endangered Child Alert has been found safe.

According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, a Chattanooga-area resident recognized Matthew Hancock from the alert and called 911.

Police responded to the reported address and found Hancock.

Additional information was not immediately released.

The TBI also reported a 17-year-old White County girl missing late Saturday night.