Camden deputies: Missing 12-year-old girl found safe

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CAMDEN COUNTY, Ga. - UPDATE, 11/13/17, 7:40 p.m.: Augusta Underwood has been found safe, Camden County deputies said.

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The Camden County, Georgia, Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 12-year-old girl who ran into the woods after getting off the school bus Monday.

Augusta Underwood is 5 feet 5 inches tall,  weighs 142 pounds, has shoulder-length blond hair and bluish-green eyes, and has a small scar beneath her chin, deputies said.

She was last seen in the area of Old Still Road and was wearing a blue hoodie and pants of an unknown color.

Deputies said Augusta left the school bus she was riding home on and ran into a wooded area in the area of Walk About RV Park.  

Bloodhound teams are searching for Augusta near Interstate 95 and Exit 7 near the Harrietts Bluff exit. 

She has in the past attempted to harm herself, deputies said.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Camden County Sheriff's Office at 912-729-1442. 

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