UPDATE: Missing 10-year-old girl from Overland Park found safe

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Jaelyn VanMetre

UPDATE: Police say the 10-year-old girl was found safe Wednesday night. 

Original story:

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing 10-year-old from Overland Park.

Jaelyn VanMetre was last seen Tuesday night around 9 p.m. in the 7500 block of Foster and was possibly wearing a pink t-shirt, blue jean shorts and white shoes. She might be carrying a blue backpack.

The little girl is described as 4-foot-6, weighing 90 pounds with blond hair.

Anyone who sees Jaelyn or knows of her location is asked to call 911 or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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