SHELBY, N.C. - The mother and child from Friday's AMBER Alert out of Fitchburg, Mass. were found safe in Shelby, N.C., according to Massachusetts state police.
Police in Massachusetts were searching for the 6-year-old girl who they said was taken by her biological mother.
An Amber Alert was issued for Alize Whipple, who was last seen Wednesday in Fitchburg, Mass., getting on the school bus to go home.
At the time of the alert, police said they believed that Alize was with her mother Leeanna Wilson, 50, who does not have custody of the little girl.
To see more local news stories, click here.
Authorities: Missing Mass. girl found safe in Shelby
Troopers investigating deadly 2-car crash in Catawba County
Man accused of murdering newspaper deliveryman to face judge
Lowe's announces 525 layoffs; 430 at corporate office in Mooresville
Pilot radioed in 'Mayday' call before Australian plane crash