March 13, 2003 at 2:25 PM CST - Updated June 17 at 4:26 PM
A Utah girl, kidnapped from her home more than nine months ago, has been found alive.
15 year old Elizabeth Smart is back with her parents in salt lake city this morning. Police found the young girl wednesday at an intersection, not far from her families home. Her alleged kidnapper is a drifter named Brian Mitchell, who once worked at the smart home. He's been taken into custody, along with a female companion. A video taken of a man with two women in veils could help police prove their case against mitchell. Elizabeth's family is very happy to have her home.