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UPDATED: Missing Verndale girl found Wednesday night

A missing Verndale girl was found safely Wednesday night, the Wadena County Sheriff's Office reported.

The sheriff's office would like to thank everyone who assisted in this investigation and helped spread the information quickly to ensure her safe return.

ShaRae Conn, 15, was last seen Monday morning leaving the Verndale School around 8:20 a.m. The sheriff's office reported that Conn was believed to be depressed. She left home this past weekend without permission as well but was found a few hours later.

Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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