Police locate missing Flint Township juvenile, suspect in custody

FLINT TWP. — Flint Township police and the Genesee Human Oppression Strike Team (GHOST) have located a juvenile who went missing last Wednesday night.

On Jan. 21, local police alerted the public via social media that a 12-year-old Flint Township girl had run away from home. Police said that the girl left her Flint Township residence on the night of Jan. 20 and was last seen around 11:30 p.m.

Police found the girl safe within 12 hours and arrested one male suspect in connection to the case. According to authorities, the girl had been groomed online and abducted by the suspect.

More details on the case have not yet been released to the public. — B.G.