Rosie O'Donnell's 17-Year-Old Daughter Chelsea Found Alive & It’s A Huge Relief


According to her Twitter account, Rosie O’Donnell announced her daughter, Chelsea, was found alive on August 18, after being reported missing earlier the same day. The comedian announced her 17-year-old daughter was in police custody, stating, "chelsea has been found and is safe in police custody - thank u all for the help and light #missingchildren."

In a statement to E! News, O'Donnell's rep also expressed gratitude for the search efforts, saying, "Rosie wants to thank everyone for their help, especially the South Nyack, NY and Barneget Light, NJ police departments. Her daughter Chelsea O'Donnell has been located by the police and is safe in their custody."

Earlier on Aug. 18, O'Donnell announced her daughter was missing, linking to a statement that said Chelsea was last seen on Aug. 16. The announcement read:

Additionally, O'Donnell tweeted a concerned fan to explain that Chelsea left without her phone. While the details behind Chelsea's disappearance remain scarce, we're glad that she was found safe.>

Image: Rosie/ Twitter