Endangered Persons Found in Kansas

3 years 9 months 3 weeks ago Sunday, February 23 2014 Feb 23, 2014 Sunday, February 23, 2014 2:19:00 PM CST February 23, 2014 in News
By: Jenna Middaugh, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

TOPEKA, Kan. - Two endangered persons from Columbia have been found by the Kansas State Police Department.

The Columbia Police Department was contacted by the Kansas State Police Department around 2:30 p.m. Sunday and said they had located Lauren Ashley Pond and Stephen Clithero.

Police say Pond and Clithero were found south of Topeka, Kan. on Highway 35 in a 2006 gray Ford F150 belonging to Clithero's parents.

The Columbia Police Department said Pond and Clithero were not injured and their families are headed to Kansas to contact them.

Pond was discovered missing at 8:30 a.m. Sunday by staff at an Independent Living Home. Staff found her bedroom window open and the screen pushed out.

Clithero was reported missing at 11 p.m. Saturday by his parents.

Photos of Pond and Clithero were not released.

 

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