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Missing Teenager Out Of Tooele Found, Authorities Say

Oct 24, 2020, 9:11 PM | Updated: Oct 25, 2020, 10:29 am
FILE: Tooele City Police. (KSL TV)...
FILE: Tooele City Police. (KSL TV)
(KSL TV)

BREAKING UPDATE: The missing teenager was located Sunday morning in Orem. No further information was immediately available.

TOOELE, Utah — Officers with the Tooele City Police Department have received new information about an endangered, missing 14-year-old girl from Tooele.

Surveillance photos showed Mia Richards wearing a blue shirt at a Maverik in Tooele City with an adult male and a female wearing a white shirt. The images were taken Tuesday, the day Richards was reported missing.

The three individuals then left the Maverik in a 2006-2010 dark color Ford Expedition.

Officials said the vehicle had damage to the passenger side running board and was missing paint on the rear driver’s side door.

On Saturday, members of the community came together to help in the search for Mia.

Her mom said she was last seen on her way to meet up with friends at school on Tuesday afternoon.

“Her face is everywhere here in Tooele, and they’re just trying to figure out where she is,” said Crystal Gardner, Mia’s mom. “They don’t have really much to go on because there’s not… like I said, she just vanished.”

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