NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police say a missing Bronx teen and the sex offender she was with have been found after a frantic search.

Fourteen-year-old Sage Locus had not been seen since 6 p.m. on Thursday night.

Investigators say the girl was with 35-year-old Anthony Ferdinand – a homeless, level 2 sex offender – who is suspected of having a romantic relationship with her.

Anthony Ferdinand (Credit: NYPD)

The teen’s parents said Sage left their Bussing Avenue home after they spoke to her about the alleged relationship.

Authorities say their investigation Ferdinand and Locus’ relationship is still ongoing.