UPDATE: Havelock missing teen found safe

HAVELOCK, N.C. (WITN) – The city of Havelock says they found the 17-year-old Lillian Cooper.

They say she was found safe Sunday morning.

See below for the previous story:

Police in one Eastern Carolina city are asking for your help in locating a missing teenager.

Havelock police say Lillian Cooper was last seen around 6:00 p.m. Thursday in the area of Smith Circle.

The 17-year-old girl was wearing a blue and white flannel shirt and black sweatpants.

Cooper has scarring, similar to scratches, on both of her hands.

Police say their investigation into the teen’s disappearance in ongoing.

Anyone who has seen Cooper should call Havelock police at 252-447-3212.