Cleveland Police: 15-year-old girl thought to be kidnapped found safe

Cleveland Police: 15-year-old girl thought to be kidnapped found safe
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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - *** Update 11:43 a.m. 10/18/18***

The Cleveland Police Department said the missing 15-year-old girl has been found safe. Police say they are continuing to investigate the situation, investigators say at this time it does not appear she was kidnapped.

***Original***

The Cleveland Police Department is looking for an 18-year-old man accused of kidnapping a 15-year-old girl.

Police said the girl was last seen around 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday.She was sitting on the curb in the area of 5222 Fleet Avenue when the 18-year-old suspect drove up and grabbed the victim by her shirt and threw her in the car, according to police.

Police said detectives have checked multiple locations.

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