Missing Teenager Madison Bell Found: Ran Away “To Start A New Life”
Written by B87FM on May 24, 2020
Lacking Ohio teenager Madison Bell, 18, has been positioned by authorities. Bell says she left “to begin a brand new life.”
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Bell was final seen at 10:30 AM on Might 17. “She yelled, ‘I’m going to go tan. I’ll be proper again,’ and I used to be like, ‘OK, watch out,’” her mother, Melissa Bell, mentioned. “This could be her senior week of highschool, so we had a variety of occasions happening this week that she would not miss.”
Bell was a no-show for her tanning appointment and her unlocked automotive was left in a church car parking zone. The keys had been discovered within the ignition together with her mobile phone.
Six days later, authorities have discovered Bell who says she left by her personal accord and is secure and sound. “Bell has been positioned secure and left on her personal free will,” Sheriff Donnie Barrera mentioned.
“We’re simply relieved to know Maddie is alive and never in bodily hazard,” the lady’s household mentioned. They’re request privateness “throughout this tough time whereas we’re emotionally uncooked.”
As for whether or not any authorized motion will probably be taken in opposition to Bell, authorized skilled Mike Allen defined to FOX19 NOW how that entrance might play out: “I don’t know of something felony that may very well be finished. On the civil finish, you understand anyone can sue anyone for something, however I don’t see that being profitable both. I feel, the thought can be that ‘hey, you understand that’s the cops’ job.’ I perceive the place individuals are coming from with it, however I don’t see any avenue to restoration on a civil motion both.”