Missing West Side teen returns home safely

January 15, 2011 12:32:51 PM PST
A 13-year-old girl reported missing from the West Side Austin neighborhood has returned to her home safely, police said on Saturday.

Authorities say Tatiana Balogun had been missing since last Thursday. They say she left a relative's home and was headed to her own nearby home in the 5200-block of West North Avenue.

Earlier Saturday, police had asked for the public's help in locating her.

Police said Balogun had returned to her home without incident.

Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.