Detroit police locate missing 13-year-old girl with 'emotional challenges'

Posted at 11:23 AM, Aug 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-13 17:14:23-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — A missing 13-year-old girl with "emotional challenges" has been found safe, according to Detroit police.

Darnisha Simms was reported missing Tuesday after she was last seen around 1:30 a.m. at her home in the 11000 block of Courville, between Whittier and Outer Dr. on the city's east side.

Her mom told police that she saw Darnisha in her room at that time when she told her to turn off the lights and TV. Around 8:30 a.m., she discovered Darnisha was missing.