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Police: Brittany Alert canceled; girl found safe

Clovis police on Sunday canceled the Brittany Alert for a 14-year-old last seen around noon Thursday at her home on Sheldon Street. The girl, Angel Woods, "has been located and is safe," police said Sunday.

Police issued the alert on Saturday in a news release:

"The Clovis Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating Angel Woods. Angel is a fourteen-year-old Caucasian female, 5'3" tall, 170 pounds, with mixed-colored dyed hair, and blue eyes. She was last seen on December 29, 2022, at around noon at her residence located on Sheldon Street in Clovis, New Mexico. She was last seen wearing a burgundy jacket, camo pants, and white shoes.

"Anyone with any information regarding this New Mexico Brittany Alert is asked to call the Clovis Police Department at (575) 763-9975 or 911."

New Mexico Department of Public Safety states: "A Brittany alert means a notification relating to an endangered person, who is a missing person and whom there is a clear indication that the person has a developmental disability as defined in Subsection A of Section 28-16A-6 NMSA 1978 and that the person’s health or safety is at risk."

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