Missing 8-year-old girl from Canton found at relative's house

Posted at 8:52 AM, Aug 08, 2017

A missing 8-year-old girl from Canton was found safe at a family member's house, according to police.

The girl was last seen at a home on East Tuscarawas Street in Canton.

The girl's mother said she had last seen her daughter in the house around 10 p.m. When she got out of the shower, her daughter was missing, according to police.

Canton police said an AMBER Alert was not issued because criteria for an abduction was not met.

Anyone with information should contact the Canton Police Department at 330-649-5800.