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Missing Biloxi teen found safe

Jada Butler was last seen leaving her home on Jan. 15, 2018 (Photo Source: WLOX) Jada Butler was last seen leaving her home on Jan. 15, 2018 (Photo Source: WLOX)
Authorities say this is the first time Jada Butler has run away from home. (Photo Source: WLOX) Authorities say this is the first time Jada Butler has run away from home. (Photo Source: WLOX)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

Officers say 15-year-old Jada Butler has been located and is now safely at home.

A missing person's report was issued for Butler after she was last seen leaving her Biloxi home on Jan. 15 at 5:21 p.m. 

According to authorities, the teen ran away due to a dispute over disciplinary actions with her parents. Maj. Chris DeBack says Butler called officers herself to reveal her location after seeing the missing person's report. 

The Butler family also issued a notice stating that Jada is home safe. 

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