UPDATE: St. Cloud Police Have Found Missing 5-Year-Old Girl
ST. CLOUD – St. Cloud police have located the missing five-year-old girl.
St. Cloud Police responded to a report of a lost 5-year-old girl in the 1400 block of 4th Street North this morning (Tuesday).
Police say the child walked away from the house sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. without her babysitter’s knowledge.
The girl was found by another daycare provider at 4th Street and 14th Avenue North about 9:45 a.m.
The daycare provider brought the girl back to her home and was able to located the girl’s aunt, who came and took custody of the girl.
It is believed the girl was already in the custody of her aunt before police were contacted.
Police say the child was unharmed and no criminal activity occurred.
St. Cloud police was assisted by the Stearns County Sheriff Department’s bloodhound, which did track the girl’s scent up to the door of the daycare provider that had located the girl.