Missing Indiana teen may be in Madison area, officials say

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Britney Carter

MADISON, Wis. - A missing girl from Indiana may be in the Madison area, officials said.

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children said in an alert Monday that 16-year-old Britney Carter has been missing from Muncie, Indiana, since Oct. 20.

According to the alert, Britney may still be near Muncie, but she may attempt to travel to Madison or Chicago.

NCMEC asked for assistance from the public to help locate Britney. She's described as 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 150 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Britney is asked to contact the NCMEC at 1-800-843-5678 or the Muncie Police Department at 765-747-4838.