DeForest teen reported missing found safe


DEFOREST, Wis. — The DeForest Police Department said a teenager who was considered missing and possibly endangered has been found.

Police said in a release early Tuesday morning that 13-year-old Be’Yanna Covington had last been seen leaving DeForest Middle School with a friend Monday afternoon, and hadn’t been seen or heard from since. She didn’t have a cellphone and attempts to reach her through close friends were unsuccessful.

DeForest police said at about 8:30 a.m. that Be’Yanna was located and was safe.