UPDATE: Missing Mountain Home teen found safe

Posted at 1:14 PM, Apr 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-15 13:17:24-04

The Mountain Home Police Department is reporting that  missing 17-year-old teen who was reported as a runaway in March has been found.

According to the police department, "The quick action by the public, media, and police departments in the treasure valley on social media sites and the news helped spread the word that eventually led police to her location."

"We appreciate everyone involved that helped in sharing this information and looking out for our citizens in our community." Chief Nick Schilz explained.