Missing San Francisco teen found safe

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SAN FRANCISCO (KRON/BCN) — The 14-year-old girl who left her San Francisco home last week has been found, according to her dad.

He posted to Facebook saying, “Katlin has been found safe and I am on my way to get her from the police station. Pray for us as we go through counseling and I pray trust can be rebuilt. I thank you all for getting her face out there and protesting with me. I still plan on getting Katlin Law put in action. This situation could have been a lot worse and I pray for the parents of the missing children that are still out there. I pray they come home soon and safely also.”

Katlin Gallaread left home sometime between 8 p.m. Tuesday and 1:30 p.m. Feb. 19 without telling her family, police said.

On Friday, police said they had new information that Katlin may be accompanied by 16-year-old Tyler Sexton, a runaway from Monroe, Michigan.

The pair’s last known location was in Sacramento.

Police released photos of both teens. Katlin is described Black, 5 feet 1 inch tall and weighing 90 pounds. Tyler is White, 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 155 pounds.

Missing San Francisco 14-year-old (left) may be with a runaway 16-year-old from Michigan, San Francisco Police Department said. (Courtesy photos)

Anyone who sees the teens is asked to call their local law enforcement agency, and should be able to give the youths’ current location and clothing description.

Information about the investigation can be provided via the SFPD 24-hour tip line at 1-415-575-444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with SFPD.

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