Mpls. Police: Missing Teen Found Safe

Updated: 04/02/2014 1:32 PM
Created: 04/01/2014 2:17 PM
By: Leslie Dyste

A 16-year-old girl who had been reported missing has been located safe and well, according to Minneapolis Police.

Investigators said they had reason to believe Alissa Blanco, of Somerset, Wis., had run away and could be in danger in the Twin Cities metro area.

Blanco had been missing since mid-February.

At this point, additional details on where she was found have not been released.

Alissa Blanco is believed to be in the Twin Cities metro area.

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