Amber Alert canceled after 8-month-old Broward County girl found safe

An Amber Alert was issued for 8-month-old Amelia Martinez of Davie, Florida on Feb. 21, 2024.jpg
Posted at 8:09 AM, Feb 21, 2024
and last updated 2024-02-21 11:03:46-05

DAVIE, Fla. — An Amber Alert has been canceled Wednesday after a missing 8-month-old girl in Broward County, who authorities said was kidnapped, was found safe.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued an alert at approximately 7:30 a.m., saying Amelia Martinez was last seen in the area of the 4900 block of Southwest 148th Avenue in Davie.

The agency later sent an update at 11 a.m. saying the child was found safe.