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UPDATE: Missing teen girl found safe

Melissa Santamaria, 16, had been reported missing since Sunday. (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office) Melissa Santamaria, 16, had been reported missing since Sunday. (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
She is Hispanic, 4-foot-11 and 140 pounds. (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office) She is Hispanic, 4-foot-11 and 140 pounds. (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
She has a large birthmark on her neck, and she wears a gold charm bracelet with "MSE" written in Old English script. (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office) She has a large birthmark on her neck, and she wears a gold charm bracelet with "MSE" written in Old English script. (Source: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A teen from the Supply area of Brunswick County who was reported missing has been located and is safe, according to a spokesperson for the sheriff's office.

Melissa Santamaria, 16, was reported to have been  missing since Sunday.

Hundreds of people shared this story on Facebook Tuesday in an effort to help find the teen.

The sheriff's office said Wednesday morning Santamaria was found.

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