Missing Girl, 13, Found Dead Near Pennsylvania River

September 12, 2016 Updated: September 12, 2016

CLARION, Pa.—Officials say the body of a 13-year-old girl who went missing last week has been found near a Pennsylvania river.

Members of a volunteer fire department found the body of Shevy McGiffin on Sunday near the Clarion River, about 65 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.

Police say they had been searching for the girl since she left her Clarion home to go to the store Friday night.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.

State police say the case remains under investigation.

Further details weren’t immediately released.