Liberty police locate missing 13-year-old

Authorities have located a 13-year-old girl who was reported missing early Monday after leaving a residence in Liberty with a 38-year-old man.

Police said Amiya L. Morris was located in Gladstone with Nicholas A. Bejarano. She is with Gladstone Department of Public Safety and was reunited with her family. Liberty Police are investigating the incident.

Authorities initially feared that the girl, Amiya L. Morris, might be in danger. She was last seen leaving a residence on Sara Lane just before 6 a.m. Amiya got into a blue 2012 Toyota Camry that has a Missouri handicap license plate: DS17X.

Anyone with information should call the Liberty Police Department at 816-439-4701 or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (816-474-8477).

Glenn E. Rice: 816-234-4341, @GRicekcstar