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Missing Lincoln Co. teen with autism found safe, deputies say

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LINCOLN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

An 18-year-old woman missing since Thursday morning was found safe Friday near her home.

Alexa Brianna Ikard of the 3400 block of East Highway 27, who suffers from Autism and is mentally challenged, was located around 9 a.m. today after the Sheriff's Office received several calls from concerned citizens, according to a release from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office. 

She was located at a person's home on Southmont Road which is near her residence.  She was safe and returned to her parents.

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