UPDATED: Two teenage girls who went missing from Youth For Tomorrow earlier this week have been found and are safe, according to police.
Both Machaela Ann Hardie, 17, and Sean’te Monae Thomas, 15, were located in Springfield, Virginia, on Friday, according to Sgt. Jonathan Perok, spokesman for the Prince William County Police Department.
Both girls are safe. Police cannot say whether they will return to Youth For Tomorrow because of privacy reasons, Perok said.
Both girls left Youth For Tomorrow at about 8:30 p.m. Monday, June 10. They were reported "missing and endangered" on Wednesday, June 12.
Original report: Prince William County police is asking the public’s help to locate a second teenage girl reported missing from Youth For Tomorrow, a residential facility for at-risk teens in Bristow.
Sean’te Monae Thomas, 15, went missing from Youth For Tomorrow on Monday, June 10, according to a Prince William County police report.
The investigation revealed Sean’te left the Youth For Tomorrow facility at approximately 8:30 p.m. with other juveniles. Initial reports indicated she may be trying to return to the San Bernardino, California, area, according to a Prince William County police report.
Sean’te is believed to be missing under voluntarily circumstances and may need assistance, which qualifies her as endangered.
Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call Prince William County police at 703-792-6500 or your local police department.
Sean’te Monae Thomas is described as a black female, 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 138 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.
Sean'te is the second teenager reported missing from Youth For Tomorrow on Wednesday. Police are also looking for Machaela Ann Hardie, 17, who also went missing from the Bristow facility on Monday.