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Deputies: Anderson girl, 16, ran away with boyfriend, 15

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Alexis Messex and her boyfriend, Benji Miller are seen in this undated photograph. (Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office) Alexis Messex and her boyfriend, Benji Miller are seen in this undated photograph. (Anderson Co. Sheriff's Office)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies are looking for an Anderson girl who they said ran away with her boyfriend last month.

According to Anderson County deputies, 16-year-old Alexis Messex was last seen on Jan. 29. They said family members believe she is the he company of her 15-year-old boyfriend, Benji Miller, who is also from Anderson.

Deputies said the couple may be in Georgia, and authorities in that state are assisting in the search.

Messex was last seen wearing a white Columbia jacket, blue jeans, black boots and a pink or purple V-neck shirt.

Anyone with information regarding the pair's whereabouts was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIME-SC.

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