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Amber Alert canceled after 1-year-old girl found safe

The Amber Alert was called off shortly before noon Friday.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A statewide Amber Alert was activated shortly before 4 a.m. Friday by the Youngstown Police Department for a missing 1-year-old girl after authorities say she was abducted from her mother's home.

The Amber Alert was canceled as of 11:49 a.m., but authorities did not provide any additional details.

Police say Nova Sheridan was taken overnight around 11:20 p.m. by her biological father who allegedly broke into the mother's home on Moherman Avenue in Youngstown.

We will update this story when authorities provide additional details.