A stolen vehicle with two children inside was found Tuesday night after Olathe police issued an Amber Alert to get help from the public.
The vehicle, a maroon 2009 GMC Acadia, had been stolen about 6 p.m. from outside a tire shop in the 400 block of South Kansas Avenue, according to police.
Two young girls were in the vehicle when a man got inside and drove away. The girls were ages 2 and 6.
Shortly after 8:30 p.m., Olathe police announced that they had found the vehicle about a mile away, near East Park and North Buchanan street. The children were inside the vehicle and apparently safe.
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The man who stole the vehicle, described as being in his 40s, remained at large. The investigation continued.