Missing 10-year-old girl from Columbia found safe

Makiah Miniard (Courtesy: Columbia Police Department)

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 10-year-old girl who was reported missing in Columbia Saturday was found safe.

According to the Columbia Police Department, Makiah Miniard has been reunited with her family.

They became worried after she left her home around 2 p.m. to meet a friend in the area but never returned.

It was not immediately clear where she was during that time or where she was found.