Rosie O'Donnell's teenaged daughter Chelsea has been found safe after the comedienne reported her missing on Tuesday, Aug. 18.
The 53-year-old confirmed the news in a tweet to fans:
chelsea has been found and is safe in police custody - thank u all for the help and light #missingchildren— Rosie (@Rosie) August 18, 2015
chelsea has been found and is safe in police custody - thank u all for the help and light #missingchildren
Rosie's longtime publicist, Cindi Berger, also added in a statement, "Rosie wants to thank everyone for their help, especially the South Nyack, N.Y. and Barneget Light, N.J., police departments."
Chelsea, 17, was last seen by her mother on Aug. 11, and was believed to have run away from home with her therapy dog Bear.
Rosie and Chelsea in May of this year. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
The former talk show host's rep said at the time, "Chelsea, like millions of people, lives with mental illness. It has been a difficult road for Chelsea and her family and they just want her back safe."
We're happy to hear that the teen has returned home safely.
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