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Deputies find missing Southern High student, 14. Thank public for assistance.

Sefora Esther Montero, 14
Sefora Esther Montero, 14 Durham County Sheriff’s Office

The Durham County Sheriff’s Office said Friday afternoon that it has located Sefora Esther Montero, 14, who had been reported missing on Thursday.

She was unharmed, the Sheriff’s Office said.

Sefora, a Southern High School student who lives in Durham, had not been seen since around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, while she was at her parents home in Durham.

The Sheriff’s Office specifically thanked the public for its help in finding Sefora.

Note: This story has been corrected to reflect that Sefora is a student at Southern High School.