14-year-old girl Cleveland girl found safe after being seen leaving gas station with older man

14-year-old girl Cleveland girl found safe after being seen leaving gas station with older man
Santina McDade

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 14-year-old girl was found safe Wednesday after last being seen Monday with an older unknown male at a convenient store located at 16208 St. Clair Ave, police say.

According to officials, Santina McDade was last seen at the convenient store with the man who is believed to be approximately 40 years old.

The car they were riding in was a newer model of a blue or gray Infiniti QX50, police say.

According to Cleveland Public Information Officer, Jennifer Ciaccia, there was another juvenile girl with McDade but she escaped the vehicle when she learned the male was driving them to Canton or Akron.

McDade’s friend told police they were in the vehicle out of their own free will.

Cleveland police said the 14-year-old has been returned home.

At this time, the adult male has not been charged.

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