17-year-old found safe in Flagler County

Tereasa Padilla
Tereasa Padilla

FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. – A missing 17-year-old has been found safe in Flagler County.

Tereasa Padilla, of Palm Coast, was dropped off by her guardian at Wickline Park in Flagler Beach near the Flagler Beach Police Department about 5 p.m. Aug. 1.

On Aug. 10, Padilla was seen by a Department of Children and Families investigator leaving her mother's home on South Central Avenue in Flagler Beach, deputies said.

Padilla was believed to be in the Flagler Beach area, and that's where she was found.