Missing Amelia girl found, police confirm

Michelle Wikette was found safe
Posted at 4:33 PM, Sep 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-01 12:38:06-04

UNION TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- A 15-year-old girl for whom police issued an "endangered missing child" alert was found safe, the Ohio Attorney General's Office confirmed Saturday.

Michelle Wikette, 15, was last seen at her Amelia home Tuesday night. Police said she left her home sometime during the night "out of fear for her safety."

Police thank everyone who shared information and aided in the search.