NORTH ATTLEBORO, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A young girl from North Attleboro, who went missing earlier on Friday, has been located.

Police officials had issued a statement saying that they were looking for the public's help in the whereabouts of a young girl who was believed to be with her father.

Just after 10:00 p.m., North Attleboro Police reported that they had located 3-year-old Ava Amitan.

Officials said that she may have been with her father, 35-year-old Vadim Amitan.  

"DCF has assumed emergency custody of the girl, and information received by police suggests the child may be missing and endangered," North Attleboro Police said in a statement.

North Attleboro Police have not released any further information at this time.

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