Police have called off the search for a 16-year-old Veterans Memorial High School student. (Peabody Police)
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Peabody police end search for missing teen

PEABODY — Police have ended the search for a 16-year-old Veterans Memorial High School student with a medical condition who went missing Saturday afternoon. 

The teen, whose first name is Yorelus, was last seen in the downtown at 3:50 p.m. She contacted her mother Saturday night after seeing the alert on the Peabody Police Department's Facebook page, according to Lt. Arthur Yeo. 

"It was apparently a situation where the girl went out against her mother's wishes," he said. "She contacted the mom, but as far as we know she hasn't made it home yet. We don't think it's anything more than a teen w…

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