Missing Clayton elementary students found safe

Law enforcement in Johnston County has located the two missing elementary school students, according to school officials.

The two students attend Powhatan Elementary in Clayton and are 8 and 9 year old boys.

The boys walked away from the playground at recess around 1:45 p.m., and made their way into the woods, Stacy Beard with the Town of Clayton said.

They were found in a nearby neighborhood.

Parents have been notified and the kids were reunited with their families.
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