Police locate missing teen


From Staff Reports

Friday, April 13, 2018

A teenage mother who was reported missing earlier this week has been found safe, according to police.

Etionne Joyner, 17, was last seen Sunday leaving Greater Joy Missionary Baptist Church on Nashville Road with her son Ja'Kari Joyner.

Rocky Mount police issued an alert for Joyner and her son on Tuesday.

The child was located safe Wednesday and returned to his grandparents, said Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department.

Joyner was located and determined to be safe on Thursday, Summerlin said.