— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 18, 2015
Seventeen-year-old Chelsea O’Donnell was reported missing this week in Nyack, New York, according to an August 18 press release from her mother, actress and comedian Rosie O’Donnell. The younger O’Donnell was seen last on Tuesday, August 11, wearing “black sweatshirt hoodie, dark ripped blue jeans, women’s grey Converse sneakers” and carrying a black backpack. The teen left with her therapy dog, a nine-pound black terrier named Bear, and is described as having a large tattoo across her right side of a dream catcher with the word “Breathe.” The press release said Chelsea O’Donnell has stopped taking her medicine and is in need of medical attention. A search in the Rockland County area is underway. Nyack is a small town situated on the Hudson River about an hour’s drive north of New York City.
Read the full release on Rosie O’Donnell’s website.