Missing Avon teen found safe, police say

AVON, Ind. — Police say a teenager who’d been missing since Wednesday afternoon has been found safe.

The Avon Police Department is no longer looking for the 17-year-old, who had last been seen around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday in Avon’s Settlement neighborhood.

Police sent an alert about the missing teen late Thursday. Friday morning, they notified local media that she has been located and is safe.

“We appreciate the public’s help in circulating the information regarding her disappearance,” the department wrote on Facebook. “Thanks to our followers, our original post was viewed more than 90,000 times and generated tips that led to her location and safe return.”

 

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