Police: Missing Bridgeport 15-Year-Old Girl Found Safe

original story: BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl from Bridgeport who has been missing since Tuesday, March 7. 

<p>Ashanti Tyler, 15, is a student at Central High School in Bridgeport.</p>

Ashanti Tyler, 15, is a student at Central High School in Bridgeport.

Photo Credit: Bridgeport Police Department
Update: The Bridgeport Police Department reports: "Ashanti has been found and is home safe! Thank you all for your help!" The information was posted on the police department's Facebook page late Saturday. 

The missing girl is Ashanti Tyler, 15, and she lives at 275 Harmony St. in Bridgeport, police said in a Facebook post.  

She is 5-foot-2 and weighs 100 pounds. Ashanti was last seen wearing a blue jacket, dark pants, and black and white shoes. 

She is a student at Central High School. 

If you see Ashanti or know of her whereabouts, call the Bridgeport Police 203-576-TIPS or 203-576-8477.

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