UPDATE 7:48 AM 2/4/23 — Per Virginia State Police, the subject of a missing endangered child alert has been found safe. VSP has cancelled the alert.
NOTE: WFXR has removed the teen’s photo from this article, as the alert has been cancelled.
HARRISONBURG, Va. (WFXR) — Virginia State Police says a missing teenager may be in danger, after she disappeared Friday evening.
Police are looking for 13-year old Avery Atkinson-Grogg. She was last seen Friday, between 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM, on West Market Street in Harrisonburg. At the time, police say she was likely wearing a purple sweatshirt and blue jeans.
Atkinson-Grogg may be traveling in a blue Honda Sedan, according to police, but the license plate is unknown.
Police say her disappearance poses a credible threat to her health and safety, so they want to find her as soon as possible. Anyone with information about Atkinson-Grogg, or the vehicle she may be traveling in, is asked to reach out to the Harrisonburg State Police Department at (540) 434-4436.