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Las Vegas police locate missing, endangered 15-year-old girl

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Posted at 2:34 PM, Jan 25, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-25 20:15:25-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police asked for the public's assistance in locating a missing teenager on Tuesday. As of 5 p.m., she had been located.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department reported 15-year-old Samantha Ursem as a missing, endangered juvenile.

Police say Ursem was last seen in the 2300 block of North Tenaya Way, near Smoke Ranch Road, on Jan. 19 at about 7 a.m.

She was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, gray jogger pants, a faded pink zip-up hoodie and a small black backpack.

Anyone with further information on Ursem's whereabouts has been asked to contact the LVMPD at 702-828-3111 or 702-828-2907.