Missing 12-year-old Portland girl found safe

She is now back home

Police patrol cars, file. (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A missing 12-year-old girl has been found safely at a library and is back home.

She was found Saturday afternoon at a library on Tillamook Street near 40th Avenue.

The 12-year-old was reported missing Friday and hadn’t been seen since 8 p.m. near Southeast 188th Avenue and Stark Street.

Officers searched the area Friday night, but did not find her.

The girl’s mother told KOIN 6 News she’s grateful for all the help in the search for her daughter.