A teenager who was reported missing in Courtenay on Aug. 6th has been found safe.

Thirteen-year-old Jenessa Shacter was visiting family in the Comox Valley and disappeared after going for a walk in downtown Courtenay.

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“Thank you to everyone who assisted,” said Comox Valley RCMP Const. Monika Terragni.