Police officers in Inverness were called to a frantic early morning search in Inverness today, as reports of a missing three-year-old girl had been received.
Three police cars raced to the scene near to Bught Park around 9.30am, before the missing child was located a mere few minutes after their arrival.
The child was found to be safe and well.
A police spokesman said: “We received reports of a missing child at 9.24am. The missing three year-old was traced safe and well a short time later.”