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Silver Alert canceled for missing 13-year-old Wabash girl

Katelin Rogers was reported missing on Jan. 11.
Credit: Wabash Police Department
Katelin Rogers, 13, of Wabash.

WABASH, Ind. — A statewide Silver Alert for a missing 13-year-old girl from Wabash has been canceled.

The Wabash Police Department said Katelin Rogers was last seen Tuesday, Jan. 11. The Silver Alert was canceled Tuesday, Jan. 25 shortly after 9 p.m.

According to WNDU-TV, police say Rogers was found safe.

Amber Alerts vs. Silver Alerts: What's the difference?

There are specific standards a person's disappearance must meet in order for police to declare an Amber Alert or a Silver Alert

Amber Alerts are for children under the age of 18 who are believed to have been abducted and in danger. Police also need to have information about a suspect and their car to issue an Amber Alert.

Silver Alerts are for missing and endangered adults or children. They are much more common for missing people. It was not until last year when the standards for Silver Alerts were expanded to include children.

In both situations, these alerts must be issued by police.