Marion County Sheriff’s Office locates missing teen

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MARION, SC (WBTW) – The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says they have found the missing person from Marion County.

According to Captain Judith Barker, 18-year-old Markeem Atkins was last seen on Saturday at 3:30 a.m. in the Gresham community of Marion County.

Officials with the Sheriff’s Office say he is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 135 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue sweatpants and black tennis shoes carrying a green plastic tote.

Atkins could be in the Columbia, South Carolina area, deputies say.