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Teen injured after fall from roof

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Officers of the West Liberty Police Department responded about 2 p.m. Monday to Sycamore Heights Group Home, 308 Reynolds St., West Liberty, on a report of a teen who had fallen about 20 feet from a roof at that location.

Before the incident occurred, the 16-year-old girl reportedly had made verbal threats that she was going to jump from the building.

The teen reportedly suffered non-lifethreatening injuries and was talking with officers and emergency medical personnel on the scene. She transported by CareFlight helicopter to Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton.

Officers are continuing their investigation. They were assisted at the scene by Macochee EMS and the West Liberty Fire Department.

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