Missing Lincolnton teen returns home

06/27/2014 7:30 AM

06/27/2014 7:31 AM

A Lincoln County teen reported missing earlier this week has returned home and is OK, the sheriff’s office says.

Family members had reported Nicholas Andrew Tompkins missing, saying he hadn’t been seen since June 17. But the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said Tompkins, 17, returned to his Lincolnton-area home this week.

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