Broward County

12-year-old who left her home and didn’t come back has been found

Deborah Elie
Deborah Elie Pembroke Pines police

Deborah Elie left her Pembroke Pines home Wednesday morning and never came home.

On Wednesday night, the Pembroke Pines police department asked for help in finding the 12-year-old girl.

Shortly after, the department said she had been found. No other details were released.

Police say she left the home in the area of Hiatus Road and Pembroke Road at about 11 a.m.

Here are a few tips on how to file a report if a loved one or friend has gone missing.

Carli Teproff grew up in Northeast Miami-Dade and graduated from Florida International University in 2003. She became a full-time reporter for the Miami Herald in 2005 and now covers breaking news.