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Riley M. Baumgart is reported missing in McCracken County, Kentucky. 

UPDATE 7/26/21 4:40 p.m.: A teenage girl who was reported missing Friday as been found, the McCracken County Sheriff's Office says.

The sheriff's office says 14-year-old Riley M. Baumgart has been found and is safe. 

In an email sent around 4:40 p.m. Monday, Detective Sgt. Benny Kauffman says the sheriff's office wants to thank everyone who provided information to investigators while they searched for the teen. 


MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — The McCracken County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 14-year-old girl reported missing Friday morning. 

The sheriff's office says 14-year-old Riley M. Baumgart left her home in the St. Johns area of McCracken County around 9:45 a.m. Friday. 

Deputies say Baumgart is about 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds. She has long, brown hair and blue eyes. The sheriff's office says she has braces, and was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt. 

Anyone who sees Baumgart or has information about where she is can call the McCracken County Sheriff's Office at 270-444-4719 or their local law enforcement agency. Information can also be shared via West Kentucky Crime Stoppers at 270-444-8355, texting “WKY” and the information to 8474111.