Missing northern Va. teen found safe

Image courtesy of Prince William County

PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A sixteen-year-old male who went missing and was considered endangered Friday evening in northern Virginia has been found and is safe.

Michael James Tatum went missing in the area near a McDonald’s in Dumfries, Virginia Friday night at about 6:30 p.m. Police said Tatum had been in need of assistance, which qualified him as being endangered.

Tatum is described as a black male, 16 years of age, 5’10″, 240lbs with short black hair and brown eyes He was last seen wearing a white shirt with gray sleeves, red jeans with zippers and sandals with black & gray socks.

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