Update: The girl has been found safe, police said on Thursday, Sept. 22.
THE BRONX (PIX11) — Police are searching for a missing Bronx girl who left behind a note that sparked concern about her safety and mental health, according to the NYPD.
The 14-year-old was last seen leaving her home on Sunday around 6:55 a.m., police said. The teen is about 5 feet, 5 inches tall, 135 pounds with dark eyes and black hair. She was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and black sneakers.
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