Potentially vulnerable teen found safe in Denver

Posted at 9:10 PM, Oct 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-11 00:31:39-04

DENVER -- A 13-year-old who suffers from some developmental disabilities is went missing for a time in Denver before being found Monday night, police said.

Officers first announced the disappearance of 13-year-old Ariana Hernandez, a 5-foot-4 girl who weighs roughly 110 pounds, after she left her home on foot. 

Police say the left Monday at about 4 p.m., and was located shortly after 10 p.m. 

Her family said she hasn't done this before, so police had been concerned for her wellbeing. 


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