A guardian has been found for a female child found wandering around 5 a.m. Sunday by Fort Myers police.
Officers responded to the area of Omni Lane and State Road 82 and found the young female approximately 2-3 years old and dressed in a red Paw Patrol t-shirt near the Lexington Palms Apartment Complex.
After an alert was issued, police said the child's guardian called. A police official said the Florida Department of Children and Families is now investigating.
During the search for a guardian the child was brought to FMPD headquarters.
This article originally appeared on Fort Myers News-Press: Child found wandering near Lexington Palms Apartment Complex in Fort Myers