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Body of missing teen found in Camas

By , Columbian Breaking News Reporter
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The Clark County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday confirmed that the body of a teenager who ran away from home Monday was found in the woods near a Camas high school.

Tyler Schmidt, 15, was reported to be missing and endangered Wednesday afternoon. His body was later discovered about 200 yards off Northwest Nan Henriksen Way, according to the sheriff’s office.

Foul play is not suspected in Tyler’s death, sheriff’s Sgt. Brent Waddell said in an email. The Clark County Medical Examiner’s Office will determine cause and manner of death.

Columbian Breaking News Reporter

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