Missing 14-year-old Pelham girl located unharmed in Hoover Friday morning

Kaitlin Hedderly, the 14-year-old Pelham girl who was reported missing on Feb. 1, was found safe and unharmed in Hoover, Friday morning, February 7, 2014.

PELHAM, Ala. -- A 14-year-old Pelham girl who had been missing for nearly a week was found safe and unharmed in Hoover Friday morning, police said.

According to Pelham police, Kaitlin Hedderly was located and returned toher parents, who last saw their daughter shortly after midnight on Feb. 1 at their home on County Road 35.

"The Pelham Police Department would like to thank the public for their concern and assistance," authorities said in a release. "Pelham P.D. would also like to thank the local media for their coverage of this case."

Police didn't give an exact location as to where the teen was located.