Officials say Kaitlyn Dempsy went missing around 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Search and rescue teams from Morgan County began looking for the missing 13-year-old, but suspended the search, believing her to have run away from home. Officials believed Dempsy was staying with a family member.
Search crews spent several hours scouring the area with search dogs before suspending their search around 2:15 Monday morning.
Morgan County Rescue Squad, Oden Ridge Fire Department, Flint and Florette Fire participated in the search.