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Police: 19-year-old Naugatuck woman who went missing with man she met online is found safe


NAUGATUCK, Connecticut — Naugatuck police say a 19-year-old local woman who went missing two days ago after leaving her home with a man she met online has been found unharmed.

Authorities said Friday night that Erika VonDwingelo was back with her family. Police didn't release other details.

Police say VonDwingelo hadn't been seen by family and friends since about 8 p.m. Wednesday, when she left her home with a man named Chris.

Relatives said she had met the man online but never in person before Wednesday night.

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