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EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KSDK) - A missing East St. Louis girl was found safe Tuesday morning after disappearing Monday afternoon, the Illinois State Police said.

The child was with her babysitter around 4 p.m. at the Orr Weather Public Housing Complex and at one point the two became separated.

State investigators said the child was found at an area Foot Locker store. She's being taken to a nearby hospital for an evaluation, but she does not appear to be harmed.

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