Teenage girl with epilepsy found at Denver library

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Rylynn Fendley, missing teenager in Arvada (photo courtesy of Arvada Police Department)

ARVADA, Colo. (KDVR) — Update: 5:00 p.m. Aug. 19: Rylynn Fendley was found at the Denver Public library at 46th and Utica Thursday, after library staff spotted her and reported to police.

Original Story: The Arvada Police Department says it is searching for a missing girl last seen on Friday night.

Police reported Rylynn Fendley was last seen around 6:30 p.m. getting into a 90s navy blue Ford Econoline style van in the 6400 block of Quail Street. On Sunday, officials said the driver and van were located. Investigators found out the driver gave the girl a ride to a local bus stop.

Arvada police said the last location Fendley’s phone was pinged on Sunday was downtown Denver.

The 16-year-old has epilepsy and other medical conditions that require medication, a Colorado Bureau of Investigation alert said. She is a white female wearing a purple fleece jacket, black leggings, and white shoes. She is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. She has brownish blue eyes and was carrying a black backpack, police report.

Arvada police ask anyone with information to call 720-898-6900.

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