BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Bridgewater Township Police are reporting that the 16-year-old girl missing in Chimney Rock Park since 2 a.m. Saturday was found dead Saturday evening.
The matter is still under investigation, and more information will be released as it is available.
Bridgewater Township Police had been engaging in a search and rescue operation in the wooded area near Chimney Rock Park since Saturday afternoon, searching for Francine Wang, who had been missing since about 2 a.m. Saturday.
Various county K9 units, trained search and rescue personnel and fire personnel assisted in the search throughout the area.
On a post on their Facebook page, Bridgewater Township Police are asking for the family to have privacy at this time, and said the matter is under investigation.
Wang was a junior at Bridgewater-Raritan High School.