LEXINGTON, Neb. -- Lexington Police reported that the Melaney Martinez-Morales has been located and safely returned home.

Police in central Nebraska had been looking for a missing girl.

The Lexington Police Department said officers are searching for 15-year-old Martinez-Morales.

Martinez-Morales is described as 4'11'', 110 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a black Little Caesars shirt and gray shorts.

Authorities said she was last seen walking with an unknown man on Tuesday around 4:00 p.m. in the Lexington area.

Wednesday morning, authorities reported they had found Martinez-Morales safely and she was returned home.