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Photos: Avery Workman found safe -- but was she a runaway or drugging victim?

Update: Yesterday, Avery Workman, a sixteen-year-old youth circus performer from Elbert County who vanished off the 16th Street Mall, was found safe.

But while media reports like this one suggest she ran away, the folks behind the Facebook page that coordinated the search for her insist she was drugged.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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