UPDATE: Missing Waynesboro teen located by authorities

Savannah Hixon. SPECIAL

A teenager reported missing by the Waynesboro Police Department has been found.

Savannah Hixon, 15, had been missing since Monday night and was believed to be in the Sardis, Ga. area.

Burke County deputies, with the help of the Sardis Police Department, worked to reunite Hixon with her family in Waynesboro.

“It is great when our media and other agencies work so well with each other in order to reach a quick and positive outcome,” Burke County Sheriff Alfonzo Williams said.