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Silver Alert canceled after missing Montpelier teen is found safe

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Posted at 8:20 PM, Oct 05, 2020

UPDATE: The statewide Silver Alert for 17-year-old Layla James from Montpelier has been canceled. She has returned home safely, police said.

MONTPELIER — A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 17-year-old girl who may be in extreme danger.

According to the Silver Alert, the Montpelier Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Layla James, 17.

James was last seen at 10 p.m. Sunday. She is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance.

James is described as a white female, 5-feet 2-inches tall, weighing 170 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. She was last seen wearing a t-shirt and gray joggers.

Anyone with information on James' whereabouts is asked to call the Montpelier Police Department at 765-348-0930 or 911.