MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Minneapolis police say two girls who went missing Saturday on the city’s south side have been found safe.

Police spokesperson John Elder said the girls were found safe Sunday afternoon at a classmate’s house.

The girls went missing Saturday evening from the 2900 block of 36th Avenue South.

On Sunday, police asked for the public’s help in finding the girls, and about an hour after an alert went out, they were found.