Missing Hamilton girls found

08:34, Dec 20 2012

Three girls who went missing in Hamilton this afternoon have been found, police say.

Police, family members and volunteers searched the northwest of the city for the girls, aged between 6 and 8-years-old, who were reported missing about 5.20pm.

Reinforcements had been called in an attempt to find them before nightfall, police said.

The girls were found safe and well at a relative’s house.