Police: Missing Maryland student found safe

Kaitlyn George. Image Courtesy: University of Maryland Police
Kaitlyn George. Image Courtesy: University of Maryland Police

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC/WAVY) — A University of Maryland (UMD) student who had been reported missing was found safe Wednesday.

UMD Police tweeted Wednesday morning that 21-year-old Kaitlyn George was found safe and was OK. It has not been confirmed where George was located.

Police say George was seen on security video entering the Baltimore Greyhound bus station back on November 11 at approximately 11:32 a.m.

Kaitlyn then purchased a ticket and at approximately 1:33 p.m., she boarded a bus that was headed to Norfolk, Va. This bus was scheduled to stop at Union Station in D.C., Richmond, Va., and Hampton, Va.

Authorities initially received the missing report back on November 10, after she was scheduled to meet a friend at the Eppley Recreation Center at approximately 5 p.m. to go on a hiking trip. When Kaitlyn did not show up, her friend came to the police station to report her missing.

A witness reported seeing Kaitlyn on a Charm City Circulator bus on November 11 at approximately 8:40 a.m. Investigators interviewed this witness and verified this sighting.