UPDATE: Missing Elkhart child found safe; Silver Alert canceled

Avelina Seleni Juraz Duran
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GOSHEN, Ind. (WNDU) – The Indiana State Police have canceled a Silver Alert issued to help find an Elkhart 3-year-old missing from Goshen.

ISP issued the Silver Alert to help find Avelina Seleni Juraz Duran. Elkhart County dispatch said Avelina was found safe in Elkhart.

The Silver Alert was issued around 5:15 p.m. Monday and canceled at about 7:25 p.m.

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ISP issued the Silver Alert to help find Avelina Seleni Juraz Duran, who is 3 feet, 1 inch tall and 45 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. She has a mole on the left side of her head.

Avelina was last seen at approximately 5 p.m. Friday, July 12.

Officers believe Avelina may be in the company of Edward Brena. Police did not say what relationship Avelina has, if any, to Brena.

Anyone with information that can help police locate Avelina should contact the Goshen Police Department at 574-533-4151 or 911.