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The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an incident involving a missing person. The department notified the public around 6 p.m. Saturday. 

According to deputies, a report for a missing person was filed for Samuel Laundon, 19, just before 1 p.m. Saturday.

He was last seen in the early morning hours of Saturday in the Olympia-Granby area, RCSD deputies said. The apartments are located at 510 and 600 Heyward St., just off Whaley Street in Columbia. 

Laundon, a USC student, was last seen wearing a green shirt, white shorts, blue jacket and black shoes.

This is an ongoing investigation. Any additional information will be provided when received. 

Anyone who has any information or may know of Laundon’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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