NYPD cancels Amber Alert for missing girl

October 6, 2011 2:56:08 PM PDT
The NYPD has cancelled the Amber Alert for a missing 2-year-old and her father from Jackson Heights, Queens.

The child, who was reported taken by her father earlier Thursday was found unharmed in Queens.

The father, identified as 33-year-old Mario Minaya was taken into custody.

Charges are pending.

Earlier Thursday, the mother of the child said she received a call from the father saying she would never see either of them again.

The child, Ashley Minaya, had been last seen in front of her mother's home.