Denver police: 11-year-old girl missing since Sunday night found safe

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Update: Shantae Gallegos was found safe about 2:30 p.m.

DENVER — Police are asking for help in locating a missing 11-year-old girl.

Shantae Gallegos was last seen on foot in the area of 38th Avenue and Alcott Street about 9 p.m. Sunday, police said.

She is described as Hispanic, standing five feet five inches and weighing 140 pounds, with brown hair and eyes. She was wearing a pink top and blue jean shorts.

It’s not known whether she is in danger.

Anyone with information on the girl’s whereabouts was asked to call police.