By: KDKA-TV News Staff
KISKI TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – A 17-year-old boy was found after a search behind Apollo-Ridge High School Wednesday afternoon.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Public Schools To Move To Remote Learning On Election Day
Kiski Township Police say officers, K-9s and fire personnel were actively looking for the student, who was believed to be in danger.READ MORE: Police Confirm Father And Son Found Dead Inside Forward Township Home Both Had COVID-19
According to police, they received a report that the teen was having a mental health issue and reportedly assaulted an adult before running into the woods.
After canvassing the area, he was found hiding in a nearby junkyard.MORE NEWS: Man Flown To The Hospital With Severe Head Injury After Front End Loader Rolls Over
Police say he was taken to the hospital for a mental health evaluation.