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Amber Alert canceled: 6-year-old found, mother and accomplice in custody

Ashley Hardy turned herself in to police Friday (Provided photo) Ashley Hardy turned herself in to police Friday (Provided photo)
6-year-old Malayah Sisco was taken on July 4, officials say. An Amber Alert was issued July 5 around 7 p.m. (Provided photo) 6-year-old Malayah Sisco was taken on July 4, officials say. An Amber Alert was issued July 5 around 7 p.m. (Provided photo)
Celina Evans is accused of assisting Ashley Hardy in abducting Malayah Sisco. Evans was arrested and her car located Friday morning, but the mother and daughter are still missing. (Provided photo) Celina Evans is accused of assisting Ashley Hardy in abducting Malayah Sisco. Evans was arrested and her car located Friday morning, but the mother and daughter are still missing. (Provided photo)
SYMMES TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) -

Ashley Hardy is in custody and her 6-year-old daughter has been found in good condition, according to Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office.

Malayah Sisco was abducted by Hardy, her biological mother, and Celina Evans around 11:30 p.m. on July 4, officials said.

Hardy, 26, does not have custody of Malayah and was believed to be a danger her daughter due to her mental state and alleged drug use. 

Kim Larkins has legal custody of the girl.

She said Malayah was sitting on a back porch swing because she was afraid of the fireworks and after a confrontation with Hardy, the little girl was gone.

A statewide Amber Alert was issued Thursday evening. 

By 11 a.m. Friday, Hardy took Malayah to Cincinnati Police District 4 and turned herself in. 

The child appeared to be in good spirits, healthy and clean, deputies said. She has been reunited with Larkins.

Hardy is charged with one count of Abduction, and a Felony Protection Order Violation. 

Police located Evans early Friday morning and also charged her with abduction. 

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