(Missing teen found)…Alex Perez had been reported missing in April.
El Centro police say they received an anonymous call on Friday as to his whereabouts. Police found a teen matching Perez’s description sitting on the porch of a home in the 8oo block of Olive. When approached, the teen gave officers a false name. One of the officers, however, recognized him. Police say the teen was in good health. Perez, who had been reported as a runaway, was taken to the Betty Jo McNeece receiving home. El Centro Police Commander Robert Sawyer thanked all those involved in assisting in locating the missing teen.