Missing Tennessee teen found safe, stepfather arrested


MONROE COUNTY, TN (CNN/WTVQ) – A Tennessee man is arrested after his missing stepdaughter is found alive in Wisconsin.

The 14-year-old vanished from her Madisonville home more than two weeks ago.

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Investigators say, one day after she was reported missing, the girl’s cell phone pinged more than 100 miles away in Kentucky.

Investigators reportedly believe the girl was fleeing a bad home situation.

The teen’s stepfather, Randall Pruitt, is charged with sexually assaulting her.