UPDATE: Missing Pitt County teen found safe

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says 14-year-old Hailey Rypkema was found around midnight and is safe with her family.

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The Pitt County Sheriff's Office is hoping the public might be able to help locate a missing juvenile.

Deputies say 14-year-old Hailey Rypkema was last seen at about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday morning in rural Pitt County near Highway 222 between the Falkland and Fountain areas.

Rypkema was wearing same shirt as she has on in this picture.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office at (252) 830-4141, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at (252) 758-7777.