Missing teenager is found safe in Beckley

Local - 1/18/2014 5:08 PM by Rebecca Turco

(Picture Courtesy: Beckley Police Dept.)

BECKLEY - A missing Beckley teenager was found thanks to tips from the community.

Beckley Police said Patricia Moten had been last seen in the 300 Block of Broadway Street around her home around 10:15 p.m. Thursday. Family members had reported she suffers from a moderate mental handicap and it was unusual for her to fall out of contact with her caretakers.

Officers located Moten in a safe condition in the area and returned her to her family around 7 p.m. Friday, according to police. Officers said she is in good health.


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