Missing teen, Marlena Perez, found safe

Posted at 8:35 AM, May 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-11 11:35:54-04

Bakersfield Police say the teen who had been missing for about a week and a half has been found safe.

Marlena Perez was first reported missing April 29. The 17-year-old was considered at risk due to a medical condition. 

Bakersfield Police say Perez was found safe and returned to her family on Monday.