A British actress who was reported missing by friends and family has been found safe, Los Angeles Police Department officials said Monday.
Tanya Fear was reported missing from the Hollywood area by a friend Thursday, according to a Twitter account called #FindTanyaFear which was created to help circulate your story and find it.
The LAPD, which took a missing person’s report at its Hollywood station, told KTLA that the woman is receiving treatment at a hospital. Police did not provide further details on how she was found or where she had been since she was reported missing.
The Twitter page dedicated to finding her said she was being evaluated at a hospital as a precautionary measure.
Before being located, her family pleaded with the Los Angeles Police Department to investigate her disappearance and urged the public to monitor her in a statement posted on Twitter on Monday.
They said she was seen at Trader Joe’s in West Hollywood on Sunday and had left her home near the Hollywood Bowl without her cell phone or purse.
“We are deeply concerned about Tanya’s whereabouts. She is a bright and intelligent young woman who studied at Christ Hospital Boarding School and Kings College University in London, ”said her uncle, Jonathan Marimo.
The actress, who appeared on the show “Doctor Who,” had been living in Los Angeles on and off for the past several years trying to advance her career in acting, comedy and screenwriting, her family said.
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