NCPD: Missing N. Charleston teen located in New Orleans

Published: Jun. 12, 2015 at 8:58 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 12, 2015 at 9:12 PM EDT
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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police say a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing two weeks ago has been found safe in New Orleans.

NCPD officials say Yani Lyle was found on Thursday by sheriff authorities in New Orleans.

According to police, the New Orleans Social Service Agency is working with SC DSS to arrange her return to Charleston.

Lyle was reported missing by her family after last being seen on May 28.

On June 8, officers said their investigation into her disappearance revealed the teen went to the New Orleans area on the day she went missing.

Officers say the New Orleans Police Department was notified, and assisted the North Charleston police in the investigation.

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