Police and the state Center for Missing Persons on Tuesday canceled a Silver Alert they had issued in the early morning hours for 18-year-old Kayla Nicole Wilmot and said she was found safe along the Neuse River Greenway not far from where she had gone missing.
Wilmot had last been seen around Saybrooke and River Edge drives, the alert said.
Police had put extra units in the area in northeast Raleigh to look for Wilmot after sunrise.
They found her a little before 8 a.m.
Officers called EMS to check her as a precaution.