14-year-old found after being reported missing in Joliet: police

Joliet — A 14-year-old boy who was reported missing in Joliet has been found, police said.

At 1:30 p.m. Friday, officials with the Joliet Police Department said the boy has been safely located.

The boy had been missing since about 3:45 p.m. Thursday in the 2400 block of Route 59, Joliet police said.

The area is on the northwest side of Joliet and next to the intersection of Route 59 and Caton Farm Road. Some of the businesses in that area include Hawk Mazda, Jewel-Osco and PNC Bank.