RCMP have found Jenessa Shacter safe. Photo supplied

RCMP have found Jenessa Shacter safe. Photo supplied

Missing teen visiting Courtenay found safe

She had last been seen going for a walk on Aug. 6

A teen reported missing this week has been found.

The Comox Valley RCMP detachment reports that Jenessa Shacter, 13, has turned up and is safe.

She had last been seen on the afternoon Aug. 6 going for a walk in downtown Courtenay during a visit from the south Vancouver Island.

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