UPDATE: Savannah Police locate runaway Hilton Head teen

Crime & Safety

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WSAV) – Officials say a 15-year-old, reported as a runaway last month, has been found safe.

According to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office, Kailah Monroe was located unharmed by the Savannah Police Department Monday afternoon.

She has since returned to her home on Hilton Head Island.

Original story:

Beaufort County officials are looking for a missing teenage girl last seen on Hilton Head Island.

Family members of 15-year-old Kailah Monroe of Hilton Head Island reported her runaway Sunday morning. She was last seen near the Hilton Head Gardens apartment complex around 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning and has not come home.

Kailah Monroe is 5 feet 2 inches tall and weights 130 pounds. She has brown eyes, shoulder length hair and braces on her teeth.

Monroe’s family and Beaufort Sheriff officials are concerned for her well-being. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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