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Two arrested as missing child found and CRI alert stood down

Two arrested as missing child found and CRI alert stood down

GardaΓ­ have stood down a Child Rescue Ireland Alert (CRI) after a missing 2-year-old child was located safe and well in the Dublin area.

Two adults, a man and a woman aged in their 30s, have been arrested. They are currently detained at a Garda Station in Dublin.

The CRI alert had been issued after the two-year-old had been reported missing from Co Mayo.

A CRI Alert is only issued in the most serious of cases.

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Only nine alerts have been issued in the nine years the system has been operating, after launching in Ireland in 2012. This is the second one this year.

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