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Hialeah police locate 2 girls reported missing after trip to beauty salon

From left: Karla Argueta, 14, and Audree Guevara, 9.
From left: Karla Argueta, 14, and Audree Guevara, 9. (Hialeah Police Department)

HIALEAH, Fla. – Hialeah police confirmed Tuesday that a 14-year-old girl and a 9-year-old girl, who were reported missing after they failed to return home Sunday from a trip to a beauty salon, were found safe and have been reunited with their families.

According to police, the girls’ parents gave them permission around 5 p.m. Sunday to walk to the Moonlight Beauty Salon at 1368 Palm Ave., but they never returned home.

Police said the teen, Karla Argueta, was last seen wearing a white shirt with a “Honduras” logo, gray pants and tennis shoes.

The younger girl, Audree Guevara, was wearing black shorts, a white striped shirt and sandals.

Police did not disclose where the girls were found or whether they were with anyone else during the time they were reported missing.

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Amanda Batchelor is the managing editor for Local10.com.