Missing Juvenile Found Near Coffeen

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A fifteen year old girl from Coffeen was reported missing Wednesday night, just before 9:00 p.m. The individual who called 911 told Montgomery County authorities the girl was last seen walking towards a wooded area near the south edge of Coffeen. Family members had attempted to locate the girl without success and requested assistance.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department and K-9 Unit searched the area, with assistance from the Coffeen Fire Department.

The girl was located by her father and members of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department at 10:19 p.m. Wednesday night. The girl was found in a wooded area about a half mile south of Coffeen and was in good health.