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Updated: March 26, 2013 1:17PM

A Loyola University student who went missing from Chicago’s North Side on Christmas Eve has been found safe, police said Tuesday.

Ankita Patel, 23, went missing Dec. 24, 2012, from the 4500 block of North Sawyer Avenue and had not been seen or heard from since, according to a missing person alert from Area Central detectives.

Police reported Tuesday she had been found and was safe.

Additional details were not immediately available.

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