Family: Missing Mt. Morris girl found in Rockford

Katelyn Kirby

MT. MORRIS – Mt. Morris 15-year-old Katelyn Kirby, missing since Dec. 29, was found in Rockford, her family said in a text to Sauk Valley Media this morning.

She was returned to the custody of the Department of Children and Family Services, Mt. Morris Police Chief Jason White confirmed.

Kathleen Schultz

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