Missing Peoria teen found, reunited with family

By WEEK Producer

Missing Peoria teen found, reunited with family

March 26, 2014 Updated Mar 27, 2014 at 11:00 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria police have located a missing teen who had been gone for over a month.

Dezerea Huber, 14, had last been seen leaving her home for Peoria Central High School on February 20.

After issuing a release asking for the public's help in locating her on Tuesday, police say they received several tips about her whereabouts.

Huber was was found Wednesday evening and was reunited with her family.

Police are still investigating the circumstances of her disappearance.

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