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Authorities locate missing DeForest teen

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UPDATE (WKOW) -- A missing teenage girl from DeForest who was considered "endangered" has been found safe, according to the DeForest Police Department.

Authorities sent out an update about Be'Yanna Covington's whereabouts at 8:20 a.m. Tuesday

Before she was found, she hadn't been seen or heard from since Monday afternoon.


DEFOREST (WKOW) -- Authorities are searching for a missing teenage girl from DeForest who is considered "endangered."

Authorities say 13-year-old Be'Yanna M. Covington was last seen leaving DeForest Middle School with a friend Monday afternoon. They say she has not been seen or heard from since.

Close friends have tried contacting Covington but have been unsuccessful, according to authorities. They say Covington does not have a cell phone with her.

Authorities say Covington has been hanging out with a man, about 20 or 21 years old, by the name of "Antonio" or "Anthony".

Anyone with information is asked to call DeForest police at 608-846-6756.

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