Missing child located in Guysborough County

RCMP

The RCMP in Guysborough say a missing 12-year-old girl has been located and is in good condition.

Police were contacted around 9 p.m. Sunday and told the girl was out with a family member on an ATV which became stuck.

The RCMP say the girl decided to walk home on her own when she became disoriented and was not able to find her way.

An RCMP Police Dog Team was called in as well as local Ground Search and Rescue teams, who found her around 7 a.m. Monday.

She was checked by EHS and was released to her family.

The RCMP would like to thank the many volunteers who assisted with this search.