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Update: Missing 13-year old in Scioto County Found Safe

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UPDATE: 10/30/17 @ 6:40 p.m.

NEW BOSTON, OH (WOWK) - According to her mother, Tru Coffer has been found and is safe.

Coffer had been missing since early this morning and had last been seen in New Boston, Ohio.


ORIGINAL: 10/30/17 @ 2:40 p.m.

NEW BOSTON, OH (WOWK) - Police are searching for a teenager who went missing earlier today.

According to police, Tru Coffer, 13, was last seen at 8:19 A.M. this morning near the 3700 block of Stanton Avenue in New Boston.

She was last seen wearing black pants and a red hoodie.

If you have any information regarding her whereabouts, you're urged to contact the New Boston Police Department at (740) 456-4109.

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