COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – One day after their disappearance, two teen girls who left Columbus together have been found in Florida.
According to our sister station WECP in Panama City Beach, the two teens, Jillian Holloway, 13, and Jessica Hardie, 14, were found at Reid's Court and Trailer Park in Panama City Beach after noon EST on Wednesday.
The Columbus Police Department issued missing person's reports stating the pair left Columbus on Tuesday; they were reported missing by their families shortly thereafter.
CPD says the parents of the two girls have been notified and they are on their way to pick them up. The Panama City Beach Police Department is the lead law enforcement agency on this case.
It is unclear how police were able to track the teens down.
The pair left in a 2011 gray Town and Country van with a GA tag number PSL8820 that belonged to Jessica Hardie's mother.
Stay tuned for more details.