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Missing Teen Found Safe at Jordan Creek Mall in West Des Moines

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WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- 13-year-old Dalton Tucker of rural Swan, who was missing for almost two days, has been found safe at Jordan Creek Mall.

Prior to locating Tucker Wednesday, he was last seen Monday morning in the 100 block of Dubuque Street near Swan.

During their search for Tucker, officials did find a backpack and clothes near railroad tracks in Runnells that Tucker’s family confirmed belonged to him. The family also said Tucker had left a note saying he was running away.

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