Missing Pender County teen found safe in New Hanover County, deputies say.

Pender County Sheriff’s Office searching for missing teen

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The Pender County Sheriff’s Office announced that a 15-year old girl reported missing Sunday evening has been found safe.

Pender County Sheriff's Office is searching for 15-year old Lekayda Nicole Kempisty
Pender County Sheriff's Office is searching for 15-year old Lekayda Nicole Kempisty (Source: Pender County Sheriff's Office)

According to the sheriff’s office, Lekayda Nicole Kempisty was last seen walking in the Eagles Watch neighborhood in Hampstead around 10 p.m. Sunday.

The sheriff’s office announced Monday morning that Kempisty was found safe in New Hanover County.

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