Burke County Sheriff's Office searching for runaway teen

Credit: Burke County Sheriff's Office

A teenage boy ran away from his home in Morganton, according to Burke County Sheriff’s Office.

On Sept. 13, the Sheriff’s Office began searching for Larry William Powell, who ran away from his home at 1916 Lonnie Shuffler St.

Powell was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt, khaki pants, blue and green tennis shoes, a ball cap, and has gauged earrings in both ears.

The Burke County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding the missing teen.

If you have any information on Powell's whereabouts, you're asked to call the Burke County Sheriff’s Office at (828) 438-5500 or (828) 438-5506.