Missing 3-year-old girl found, Miami police say

Police: Samantha Stevens was last seen with Miryan Velasquez


MIAMI – A 3-year-old girl who the Department of Children and Families has a dependency order to take custody of was found in Miami Beach, police said.

Samantha Stevens was found in good condition Thursday night in Miami Beach, according to Miami police.

Authorities said Samantha was previously last seen Sept. 12 with her 22-year-old mother, Miryan Velasquez (pictured, below).


Investigators don't believe Velasquez will face any charges at this time, police said.

DCF is still investigating the case.