(Franklin County, IN) UPDATE: The search for a missing teen with autism has ended in Franklin County. 

14-year-old Emily Pennington was found safe around 1:00 Saturday morning. She was on the banks of the Whitewater River about two miles from where she initially went missing. 

She was taken to Children's Hospital as a precaution.


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(Franklin County, IN) Deputies are looking for Emily Pennington, 14.

She was dropped off by her school bus around 4 p.m. Friday, but has not been seen since. She was reported missing from her home on Pence Rd.

She is mildly autistic.

Emily is 5'5", slim, with long light-brown hair.

She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a white button-up shirt, and black long-sleeve pullover.

If you know where she is, please contact the Franklin County sheriff's office at 765-647-4138.