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15-year-old Ana Simeonova was found yesterday evening in Leicester City Centre.
Ana approached police after a member of the public saw her on a missing person poster and accompanied her to the station
Inspector Simon Preston of Leicestershire Police’s city area, said:
A lot of officers and staff have been involved in the search for Ana and related enquiries; and I am proud to say, on their behalf, that the team is all very happy that it has ended this way.
We will now spend some time talking to Ana to find out what happened over the past 10 days.
A 29-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and remains on police bail.
Seven other men arrested have been released without charge.
Police in Leicester investigating the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl in Leicester have arrested an eighth man.
The 29-year-old is being questioned by officers who are looking for 15-year-old Ana Simeonova who was last seen by a member of her family in Lee Circle on 25th March.
Six men have been released on bail in connection with the investigation and a 35-year-old man was released without charge.
Police say they are now looking into the possibility that there may be a third part involved in Ana's disappearance.
They have said there is no evidence that Ana has come to any harm. She has only been in the UK for one month and cannot speak English.