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Missing teen found safe

SPOKANE, Wash. - UPDATE: Adam Sidiq was found safe on Monday afternoon.

ORIGINAL STORY: Police and family are searching for 16-year-old Adam Sidiq, a Sudanese refugee last seen on Friday at his family's apartment off Sunset Highway on 7th Avenue, near the intersection of Government Way.

Sidiq has lived in Spokane for two years and may be suffering from a mental health issue.

He speaks English fairly well. He does not have a phone and may attempt to access the internet from a public computer, like a library.

Adam is 5 feet 4 inches tall, and weighs 140 pounds. He has dark brown eyes and brown hair. He also has a scar above his right eyebrow, and may be carrying a small leather backpack with emojis on it.

If you have any information on his whereabouts, you are asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.