UPDATE: Chandler police say runaway teen found safe

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Chandler police looking for missing teen


CHANDLER -- Chandler police say Deanna Bedal has been located safe and sound.


CHANDLER -- The Chandler Police Department is asking for the public's help to find a runaway teen.

Police say Deanna Bedal, 15, was last seen and heard by siblings at approximately 3:30 a.m. Tuesday at her home located in the 1100 block of East Commonwealth Place.

Deana is described as a white female, 5 feet 7 inches tall, 140 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.

She is believed to be wearing a black T-shirt with "I AM ON THE TEAM" on the front and "CHILDRENS MINISTRY" with a large #1 on the back, blue baggy jeans and brown Nike tennis shoes.

Police say at this time there are no unusual or suspicious circumstances surrounding her disappearance and Deanna is listed as a runaway juvenile.

Deanna lacks verbal skills and has a hard time communicating with others. She may not be able to find her way home, as she cannot cross the street by herself.

Anyone with information is asked to call 480-782-4130.