Missing child alert canceled for 3-year-old Gainesville girl

Jayden Croce and Estella Mallard
Jayden Croce and Estella Mallard

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A missing child alert issued for a 3-year-old Gainesville girl has been canceled.

Jayden Croce was found early Friday after being reported missing the previous day.

Officials had said that Jayden may have been with Estella Mallard, 28, in a 1993 white Honda Accord with tag number 254TVC, but no details about her discovery were released.

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