Missing Virginia teen located; abduction suspect in custody

Missing Virginia teen located; abduction suspect in custody
Madeline Wells.

BUCHANAN, VA (WWBT) - A 15-year-old from western Virginia who was reported missing has been found safe.

Madeline Faith Serria Wells, who is known as Maddy, was last seen Jan. 9 in Grundy, according to a Facebook post by the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office posted late Thursday that she had been found and an abduction suspect was in custody.

Wells was last seen with 21-year-old Michael Newnam, who is from North Carolina.

WCYB reports the two met on Facebook.

Michael Newnam.
Michael Newnam.

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