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The Sudanese-born, New York-based model Ataui Deng has been declared missing. DNA Info reports that Deng was last seen leaving the XVI Lounge 11pm on August 6.
She has been the face of Rihanna's River Island collab and has walked in many shows since signing with Trump Models in 2008, including Costello Tagliapietra, L'Wren Scott, Zac Posen and Proenza Schouler.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or submit tips to the NYPD's website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
Update: Deng was found alive at an area hospital Monday night, police say. It's unclear why she was admitted, but her friend Roblé Ali posted on Instagram that she is "safe and sound."
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