Police find missing 23-year-old woman

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police found a 23-year-old woman who didn’t return home Friday night and was last seen on Charlotte’s westside.

Police said Crystal Lynn Ruth was found Saturday morning on North Tryon Street near Tom Hunter Road.

Ruth was last seen Friday afternoon near Beatties Ford Road and Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road, police said. Her friends were able to text with her Friday night, but hadn’t spoken with her or seen her since then and were extremely concerned.

CMPD’s Missing Person’s Unit and investigators from the North Division conducted the search.

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