By Jericka Duncan

HARLEYSVILLE, Pa. (CBS) – Authorities in Montgomery County say the teenager who was out with her family Saturday evening, then suddenly went missing, has been found.

Local police, fire officials, K-9 units and a helicopter were all being used to help locate 14-year-old Gabrielle Egen who went missing from the Montgomery County Sports Performance Center in Harleysville.

Police say Gabrielle was with her parents and her brother, who say she disappeared around 5:30 p.m, but is now safe after she was found walking home by a police officer several miles away from the center.

“She’s going to go to our police station where we’re going to interview here,” Lower Salford Township Police Sgt. Cory Moyer said. “We’re going to find out exactly what took place and what transpired to cause her tod ecide to walk out.”

Egen is a student at Gwynedd Mercy Academy

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