JSO: Missing girl found safe

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A Jacksonville girl was found safe late Wednesday afternoon, less than an hour after the Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued a Missing Child Alert.

In a news release sent out shortly before 4:30 p.m., the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office confirmed the girl was found safe and expressed gratitude to the community for its help with the search effort.

No additional details were immediately released.

News4Jax has removed the girl’s image and name from this story, which is standard procedure for found children.