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Police Find Missing Zebulon Teenager Alive, Unharmed

Posted January 17, 2003 10:38 a.m. EST

— A 13-year-old Zebulon girl who had been missing since Wednesday was found alive and unharmed on Friday.'

Zebulon police said they found Merced Andrade in a Raleigh apartment. A man in the apartment, Oswaldo Cristobal, was charged with several crimes, including felonious restraint and abduction of a child.

According to police, Andrade went voluntarily with Cristobal from Zebulon Middle School on Wednesday afternoon.