A 13-YEAR-old girl has been found dead in a small stream a day after her mother reported her missing.
Milana Li's body was located under "suspicious circumstances" in Oregon on May 10, police say.
An autopsy determined her cause of death was homicide, the Beaverton Police department said in a statement.
Milana's mother had reported her missing on May 9; she was last seen at her family's apartment.
Police had first described Milana as a runway teen, adding that her first language was Russian and she struggled with English.
Her body was found off the Westside Regional Trail, which is less than a mile from her family's home and her school, The Oregonian reported.
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According to the local news outlet, the cold water stream marked by police is about one to two feet deep and 10 feet wide.
"Officers have received dozens of investigative tips from community members and are following up on several leads in this case," said the police department.
No further details on the case have been released.
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However, police have said “Investigators do not believe there is a continued threat to our community.”
Anyone with relevant information is being asked to contact Detective Cindy Herring at 503-526-2280.
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