Deputies with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station who were alerted to reports Wednesday of an 8-year-old girl missing after she left Pico Canyon Elementary School on The Old Road, found the girl safe and sound within the hour.
The girl had apparently “wandered off” with another 8-year-old girl. Both girls were found just before 5 p.m. near Pico Canyon Road and The Old Road, Shirley Miller, spokeswoman for the SCV Sheriff’s Station said.
The missing girl was reported missing shortly after 4:10 p.m.
“She was last seen this afternoon walking from Pico Canyon Elementary towards The Old Road.,” Miller wrote in a post on Facebook.
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