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4 Florida girls found after missing for nearly a week

Police say Mandi Jefferson, Destiny Thompson, Katrina Carroll, and Heaven Akins have been missing since Nov. 13

PORT ORANGE, Fla. – Port Orange police said they have located four girls who had been missing for nearly a week.

Heaven Akins, Destiny Thompson, Mandie Jefferson and Katrina Carroll were last seen on Wednesday at Spruce Creek High School. Police said they likely left the area voluntarily to travel to Orlando.

Authorities announced Monday afternoon that the girls had all been found.

Officials did not provide details about the girls' ages, whether they are students at the school or why they would have left Port Orange.


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