Crockett police: 16-year-old runaway has been found

Crockett police: 16-year-old runaway has been found
Crockett police are searching for 16-year-old Precious Epps, who was last seen on July 8. (Source: Crockett Police Department)

CROCKETT, Texas (KTRE) - A 16-year-old girl who ran away from home on Monday has been found, according to a post on the Crockett Police Department Facebook page.

“Precious Aaliyah Epps has been located and is back with her family,” the Facebook post stated. “Thank you all for the prayers and information.”

The update was posted to the Crockett PD Facebook page at about 12:18 p.m. Thursday.

A previous post stated that a person or multiple people may have been hiding Epps. The post stated that anyone caught doing so could be charged with harboring a runaway, which is a Class A misdemeanor, punishable by up to a year in jail and a fine of up to $4,000.

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