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Ladysmith girl found dead

08/30/2013 01:40 EDT | Updated 10/30/2013 05:12 EDT
A 16-year-old girl who was reported missing overnight in Ladysmith, B.C., has been found dead, police have confirmed.

The body of 16-year-old Kaitlin Brooke Heidelbach was found in the Twin Falls trail area just before 9:30 a.m. PT after she was reported missing at 12:10 a.m. early Friday morning.

Police said there is no indication that foul play was involved.

Heidelbach was last heard from at 6:30 p.m. Thursday when she sent a text to her father saying she was going for a walk and would be home in a couple hours, police said.

When Heidelbach did not return home, RCMP officers began a search at of the Holland Creek and Heart Lake Trail systems and the Twin Falls area at 12:50 a.m. early Friday morning.

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