Missing teen found safe, charges pending in case

The Lincoln County Sheriff

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LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A missing 13-year-old has been found safe, and police say the man she was found with will be facing charges in the case.

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says the 13-year-old was found Friday night at an undisclosed location. Deputies say the girl's grandmother told them she disappeared from her home in Crab Orchard early Friday morning.

Deputies say the girl told her younger sister that she wanted to leave the state and had a plan in place.

Deputies say the girl took off with 19-year-old Chaz Hines.

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says Hines will be charged with custodial interference and unlawful transaction with a minor.


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