Missing Walnut High School teen found safe in Whittier

Kayne Doughty, 14, went missing in the Walnut area on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015.

A Walnut High School student who was reported missing after failing to show up to his cross-country meeting Wednesday has been found safe.

Kayne Doughty's grandmother told Eyewitness News he was found near a Burger King in Whittier Thursday night.

Helicopters with infrared technology helped search for the 14-year-old Thursday morning after his lunchbox was found along the public running trails at the Icetrek Bridge in Walnut.

Doughty's grandmother did not release any further details.
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