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Two teenage girls who ran away from Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch in Riverhead on Feb. 18 have been located unharmed and returned to the facility, Riverhead Town Police said in a press release this afternoon.

Police said 16-year-olds Jocelyn Lentino and Nyeisha Dow were located in the area of the Bronx in good health and were returned to the facility in Riverhead.

A third girl who went missing at the same time, Vanessa D’Angelo, 16, was located Feb. 20 in Nassau County, Riverhead Police said in a press release Thursday.

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