Missing Williamsburg teen located

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Police are looking for missing Ruth Stepannie Carias, 15. (Courtesy of the Williamsburg Police Department)
Police conducted a six-day search for Ruth Stepannie Carias, 15. (Courtesy of the Williamsburg Police Department)

A missing Williamsburg teen was found Tuesday afternoon, police say.

Ruth Stepannie Carias, 15, was found in Maryland with family around 2 p.m. Tuesday. She was missing for about six days, said Maj. Greg Riley of the Williamsburg Police Department.

Police believe Ruth ran away from her home on the 300 block of Roland Street after missing curfew on Aug. 24, Riley said.

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