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A YCSO Forest Patrol Deputy remained on scene throughout the night to maintain radio communications along with a visual observation of the teen until he could be rescued in the morning at first light, stated the agency. (Photo Courtesy of YCSO)

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Teen rescued after spending night on Thunder Mountain

A 15-year-old boy was rescued Thursday morning from the south aspect of Capitol Butte (also known as Thunder Mountain) in Sedona by the Yavapai County Search and Rescue Team Back Country Unit aided by a DPS Ranger Helicopter.