Blooming Prairie, MN (KROC AM News) A Milwaukee TV station is reporting a missing 2-year-old girl has been found dead in Minnesota.

At the same time, the Steele County Sheriff is reporting a body has been found near Blooming Prairie.

The body was found Friday. Steele County Sheriff Lon Thiele says the body was “located in a ditch on Highway 218.” His news release says the state BCA is assisting in the investigation and “Further information will follow pending positive identification.“

According to WISN TV, two family members confirmed early Saturday Noelani Robinson was found dead in Minnesota. An Amber Alert was issued this week for the missing toddler and it was later expanded to include Austin, MN after it was learned she had been in the area during the last 30 days. The girl’s father was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of murdering her mother two days earlier.

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