13-year-old girl missing since Sunday found safe in Aurora

AURORA, Colo. — A 13-year-old girl who had been missing since Sunday afternoon has been found safe, Aurora police said on Tuesday.

Police asked for the public’s page in locating the girl who was last seen Sunday at 1 p.m. near Peoria Street and East 13th Avenue, which is near Interstate 225 and Colfax Avenue.

Her mother said she left home at 8 a.m. Sunday but when one of her mom’s co-workers approached her about 1 p.m., she ran away and had not been seen until she was found on Tuesday afternoon.

No additional information on the incident was released.