Metro-East News

Runaway juvenile found in St. Louis hospital, police say

A 16-year-old girl who was reported missing was found in a St. Louis hospital late Monday night, according to O’Fallon police.

Police said last week that the girl had run away from home. She was identified as Kimberly Klaver.

Police had said the hospital contacted the O’Fallon Police Department after learning she was a missing runaway juvenile. Klaver’s parents went to the hospital and took custody of her, police said Tuesday.

Klaver had been reported missing on Oct. 9.