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Update: Missing runaway teen found safe

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Update: Emily Rose Walther has been located in Spokane. She is reported safe and with family.


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Coeur d'Alene police officers are searching for an endangered runaway girl.

Last seen at her home in Coeur d'Alene on February 1, 2015, Emily Rose Walther was reported as a runaway by her father the following day.

Investigators say she left home to stay with friends on February 1. It is believed she met up with her 18-year-old boyfriend who later told officers he dropped her off at Super 1 in Hayden to meet her mother, even though the father has custody of Walther.

Investigators have attempted several times to reach Emily's mother -- who is reportedly living in her car and motel rooms. It is believed Emily knows police are looking for her, but is hiding out. 

Walther is described as a 14-year-old girl, 5 feet, 3 inches tall and 95 lbs. with brown eyes and blonde hair.

Police say that because of the uncertainty of her whereabouts, the length of time she has been gone and her age, investigators believe Emily is endangered and ask that anyone with information about this case to call the Coeur d'Alene Police Department at (208) 769-2320. 

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