15-year-old missing Bradley County girl located in North Carolina

Hailee Hamilton is missing
photo Hailee Hamilton is missing

Update at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 21: A 15-year-old girl reported missing in Bradley County today has been located, according to the sheriff's department.

Hailee Hamilton was found safe in North Carolina, a statement said. Bradley County authorities say they are working to return her to her parents.

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A 15-year-old girl is missing from her home in Bradley County.

The sheriff's office reports Hailee Hamilton left her residence on Austin Lane Southeast on Friday evening, driving her sister's green and gray 1992 Ford Mustang GT. She took the vehicle without her sister's permission, according to a statement from the sheriff's office.

Hamilton has brown hair and blue/grayish eyes, wears black-rimmed glasses and was last seen wearing a red DC hoodie and black jeans with black Vans tennis shoes, the statement said.