One missing 15-year-old girl returns home, one still missing

Mae-Lekah Thomas
Mae-Lekah Thomas

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Special Victims Unit of the Columbus Police Department reports that a previously missing juvenile, Mae'Lekah Thomas, 15, has returned home.

She returned home on Dec. 24.

Another 15-year-old girl was also reported missing in a separate, unrelated incident. Mercedes Carter is a 5' 5" tall black female and weighs 140 lbs. She has brown eyes and short, blond hair. She was last seen wearing green pants and a blue sweatshirt. She has multiple earrings.

If you have any information about Carter's whereabouts call 911.

Copyright 2013 WTVM. All rights reserved.