Missing girls from Albany found safe

Albany police say two missing girls who never returned home from an after school program on Wednesday have been found and are safe. That’s according to the girls’ mothers, who spoke directly with NewsChannel 13.

The girls are just 11 and 12 years old.

Police said 12-year-old Daisy Rivero and 11-year-old Tomiko Akbar had last been seen around 5 p.m. on Livingston Avenue near North Lake Avenue.