Lakewood police confirm missing teen with autism located

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The Lakewood Police Department has confirmed the missing teen with autism has been located in the company of her boyfriend.

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According to police, information developed during the investigation led officers to an unoccupied Woehr Avenue apartment around 10:20 a.m. Jennifer Valle-Valiente, 17, appeared to be in good health. She will be reunited with her family.

Police say Valle-Valiente was originally last seen in the area of Second Street and Park Avenue Wednesday at approximately 6 p.m. after she ran off from a family member.

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