Update: runaway teen located

Published 8:35 pm Saturday, December 10, 2022

*UPDATE DEC. 12, 2022: Jaidyn Tuten was located in Washington this morning, according to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a runaway teen. Fourteen-year-old Jaidyn Tuten was last seen on Carolina Avenue Washington around 2:40 PM on 12/10/22.  Jaidyn left wearing a black hoodie with red images/words on the front, black jeans, and a yellow belt.  Jaidyn is 5’ 2” tall and weighs approximately 168 lbs.  Jaidyn has black hair and brown eyes.

If you know the whereabouts of Jaidyn Tuten you are asked to call the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office or your local law enforcement agency.