Missing teen found safe

Posted at 10:52 PM, Nov 02, 2016

The Town of Hamburg Police and New York State Police have canceled an alert for a missing teen.

Authorities issued an alert for 16-year-old Derek Pierce on Wednesday evening, warning that he may be in need of medical attention. Pierce had been reported last seen at 7:20 p.m. The alert was canceled after midnight on Thursday. Hamburg police tell 7 Eyewitness News he was located and was safe and healthy.