BOONE, Iowa—The Boone Police Department this week asked for the public’s assistance in locating a juvenile missing person (runaway). Late Thursday, Commander John Sloter with the Boone Police Department released a statement saying the juvenile, Amanda Sue Flynn age 17, was located in the City of Ames. The release reported that she is safe and in the custody of the Iowa Juvenile Court Service. The release also states that at this time there is no reason to believe this was anything other than a voluntary runaway situation. The release also adds that the Boone Police Department wants to thank the public for their assistance in locating Amanda Flynn.