Missing teen with autism found safe

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit is requesting the public’s help in locating 16-year-old Mollie Ann Bentley.

Conover Fire Department tweeted on Thursday that 16-year-old Mollie Ann Bentley has been found safe.

She was last seen leaving her residence on Shining Oak Lane, on her way to an unknown destination after an argument with a family member. 

According to CMPD, Bentley is diagnosed as high functioning autistic and there is some concern for her safety.

She was last seen wearing a light peach or white Polo style shirt, black uniform pants, and glasses.