14-year-old girl missing from Caldwell County found safe

North Carolina news

Credit: Images_By_Kenny/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

LENOIR, N.C. (WNCN) – The Amber Alert for a teenage girl missing from Caldwell County was canceled, the sheriff’s office said just after 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The Amber Alert was issued about an hour prior said the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office was looking for 14-year-old Medley Reese Ray.

Authorities believed 21-year-old Austin Ryan Setzer was the abductor. He was driving a white BMW with black wheels and was headed toward Lenoir, the alert said.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Click here for full list of trending stories