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Boy missing from West Side hospital located

Mario Tapia | Chicago Police

A 17-year-old boy reported missing Wednesday from a West Side hospital has been located, police announced early Thursday.

Mario Tapia was reported missing from Hartgrove Hospital, 5730 W. Roosevelt Road, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police. He ran away from his mother and was believed to be suicidal.

As of early Thursday, Tapia had been located, police said. Additional details were not provided.