LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — An Amber Alert for a missing 5-year-old girl allegedly abducted by her father was canceled around 6:30 p.m. after police found both in Mar Vista.

The child was taken into protective custody and her father, 29-year-old Jose Alberto Suarez, was arrested.

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The California Highway Patrol issued the alert after the the pair went missing Wednesday morning after last being seen in North Hollywood.

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Suarez was said to be driving a green 1998 Honda Civic with the license plate 6GXX720.

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