BREAKING: North Pole Girl FOUND (Updated)

According to Lt. Piscoya with Alaska State Troopers, 8 year old Makayla Lady has been found.

Alaska State Troopers say, at this point she is one her way home.

Troopers say the missing girl was safely found shortly after 5:30 p.m.

Troopers received a tip that Lady was at a local Fairbanks shelter and a trooper in the area confirmed she was there.

We will have more on the details as they emerge.