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UPDATE: Missing Brunswick Co. teen found safe

Maya Michelle James and John Ellis Dematties (Source: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office) Maya Michelle James and John Ellis Dematties (Source: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday night that a missing teen has been located and is safe.

According to officials, Maya Michelle James, 15, had last been at a residence on Birch Creek Lane in Leland. A post on the sheriff's office's Facebook page said James left the residence in the company of John Dematties, 18.

Around 7:10 Wednesday night, the sheriff's office updated the Facebook message to say James has been found.

According to the Brunswick County Detention Center website, Dematties was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile Wednesday night. 

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