saudi policeThe 12-year-old girl, Amani Al-Mutairi, who was reported missing under mysterious circumstances while waiting in front of the National Guard Housing School in Riyadh was safely reunited with her family, reported Akhbaar24.

Newspapers had reported that the girl’s family informed the police that the girl had been kidnapped. The girl’s brother, Hani Al-Mutairi, had even offered a huge SR-5-million reward to anyone who helped him find his sister.

A police source revealed details of the events that actually transpired. Amani had gone to school on Monday. However, after school she went to a nearby market along with her sister and remained there till half past ten at night. The police tracked down the child at the market after the family reported her missing. The child had been hesitant to go home because of some family issues. The source said that the girl did not think of the consequences of her action or that her parents would be worried about her.