Maryland Honors Student Last Seen in New York Found Safe

An honors student from Maryland who was missing for more than a month has been found safe, Prince George's County police say. 

Fifteen-year-old Janee Monique DeVille disappeared from DuVal High School in Lanham on Sept. 4. She took a bus to New York City with her boyfriend, who was the last person to see her, police say. The 17-year-old boyfriend returned to Maryland, but she did not.

The 17-year-old told DeVille's father that while he and his daughter were in New York, they slept in parks. 

According to police, DeVille's boyfriend said she refused to go home. 

On Monday, police said DeVille had been found safe, but no further details were released. 

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