NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The TBI has canceled an Amber Alert for a missing 9-month-old Smyrna girl after she was found safe and her non-custodial, biological mother, Nyx Omega, arrested in East Nashville on Thursday morning.

Authorities arrested Nyx after an individual reportedly spotted the grey Toyota Scion associated with the Amber Alert on the 400 block of Shelby Avenue and called police.

9-month-old Nichelle Omega was found safe with Nyx.  

The TBI issued the Amber Alert on Wednesday after Nichelle was believed to have been abducted by Nyx.

Police said Nyx and Nichelle had last been seen in the area of Smyrna Library on Enon Springs Road West around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and issued an Endangered Child Alert.

At 10 p.m., the TBI upgraded the Endangered Child Alert to a statewide Amber Alert.

The Amber Alert has now been canceled and Nyx charged.

 

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