Amber Alert canceled for Central California girl

Posted at 5:43 AM, Sep 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-18 16:09:36-04

(KGTV) - An Amber Alert issued early Monday morning was canceled hours later when the Central California girl was reportedly found in Temecula.

Law enforcement officials said Aaliyah Gomez was taken by her father Julio Gomez, who did not have custody.

Aaliyah was taken overnight from Lemoore, near Bakersfield.  Officials believed her father was heading for the Mexican border in a 2006 Chevrolet Colorado.

The girl was dropped off with family but Gomez remains at large, according to KABC.