Miami-Dade County

Stolen car with toddler and dog inside found safe, police say

Miami Gardens police say the 2-year-old girl taken in a stolen car has been found safe.

Police issued a “be on the lookout” for the stolen 2009 yellow Mitsubishi Eclipse late Friday night.

The Eclipse had been stolen from outside a Family Dollar store near at NW 183rd Street and NW 47th Avenue.

The toddler and the small dog in the car were found safe nearly three hours later.

If you have any information, please contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS.