UPDATE: Missing Buchanan County, Virginia teen found safe

Madeline Wells (BCSO)

The missing teenage girl from Buchanan County, Virginia abducted by a man she met on social media has been found safe, according to Sheriff Ray Foster's office.

Madeline Wells, 15, was reported missing on Wednesday after she was last seen at a local motel in Grundy with 21-year-old Michael Charles Newman, a North Carolina resident.

The sheriff's office spokesperson said Newman was arrested shortly after the girl was recovered and charges are pending as the investigation continues.

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