EUCLID -- Police say a 10-year-old girl who was reported missing Thursday has been found safe.

Nethania Long was found by a resident hiding in a back yard several blocks from her home. The child is said to be in good health and has been returned to her family.

Authorities initially asked for the public's help in locating the girl after she was last seen on Morris Avenue in Euclid around 4 p.m. Thursday.