Transcript for Louisiana teen found safe more than 1,000 miles away in Colorado
They were planning a surprise baby show they are weekend, but instead, funerals. David. Thank you. There is breaking news as we come on. The 15-year-old girl just found tonight. And the fan who hired her to babysit. Where they for round. Here is Stephanie Ramos. Reporter: Tonight after more than a week long search, authorities say Louisiana teen domeanna spell has been found safe more than a thousand miles away from home in Colorado. Police say she ran away with her 47-year-old neighbor Cory Disotell. He told her that he loved her and stuff like that. Reporter: Authorities say Disotell, a divorced man with three children, became friends with the 15-year-old's family, allegedly asking the girl to babysit for his granddaughter. But the teen's sister claimed that was a cover up for their alleged relationship. Come to find out there was no granddaughter there for her to really be babysitting. They had that little secret relationship going. Reporter: Spell's family says they told police about Disotell after seeing a number of texts to their daughter. The teen's distraught family going door to door handing out flyers in an attempt to find her, now thankful spell is safe. Let hees get to Stephanie Ramos. Authorities revealing her family is shocked by this too? That is exactly right, David. The family isn't exactly sure when the relationship started but they say in the last week, she has changed her appearance to avoid getting caught. But with the help of several agencies, authorities say they were able to take him into custody. I had could face several charges. Thank you.
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