Bradenton girl, 12, found after she ran away from home, cops say

Manatee County Sheriff's Office

Deputies found a 12-year-old girl who reportedly ran away from home Monday night.

According to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office, Maryan Khalil was found and is OK after she ran away from her home on Westhaven Cove in Bradenton around 10:45 p.m. Monday.

She did not have a cell phone with her, but deputies did not believe she was in danger.

The sheriff’s office reported around 3:40 p.m. Maryan had been found.

Sara Nealeigh covers what’s happening in the cities of Bradenton and Palmetto, Florida for the Bradenton Herald. She previously covered breaking news for the Herald after moving to Florida from Ohio in 2016.