Saturday, May 21, 2016

Allegany County: Two female teens found safe after search

There was a large public safety call out in Allegany County Friday night after two teenage girls were reported missing, possibly in a wooded area in Clarksville. The response, first dispatched at 10:22 p.m., included Clarksville fire and EMS, Bolivar & Richburg on standby with UTV's, state police, Allegany County Search and Rescue Teams, Forest Rangers and "AL52." A command post was established and a coordinated search effort began. According to a post from the Clarksville Fire Department, "the 2 teenage females were located unharmed shortly after midnight." According to the fire department, it was a "great coordinated effort by all involved."