Missing 10-year-old girl found safe

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Khadesh Simon was reported missing.

UPDATE:  Police say Khadesh Simon returned home at 10:45 a.m. on Thursday and is in good health.

A previous version of the story appears below:


The New York City Police Department is asking for help in locating a missing 10-year-old girl.

Police say that Khadesh Simon left P.S. 85 on Marion Ave. in the Bronx at 3 p.m. Wednesday but never made it home to her Valentine Ave. apartment.

Simon is 5' tall, 120 pounds, with brown eyes and braided black hair in a ponytail. She was last seen wearing a navy blue school uniform shirt, navy blue school uniform pants, a black jacket, and black Air Jordan sneakers.

If you see her or have any information you are asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).   Police say that all calls are strictly confidential.