By CBSBoston.com Staff

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (CBS) – Minneapolis Police say a missing 2-year-old girl they believe was possibly abducted by her older sister has been found safe.

Nasteha Mohamed was reported missing Monday afternoon and believed to be with her 27-year-old sister Amina Mohamed, who police said might have been trying to take the child out of the state, possibly to Massachusetts.

At about 11:30 a.m. Eastern time Tuesday, a spokesperson with Minneapolis Police said that the girl was found safe out of state, near Syracuse, New York.

Police have not said what connection the family may have to Massachusetts.

CBSBoston.com Staff