An 8-year-old Federal Way girl walked home, physically unharmed, late Monday after a nationwide Amber Alert had been issued when she went missing from a school play area.
The girl appeared OK and immediately talked to Federal Way police detectives, the department reported.
The girl had been playing at Olympic View Elementary School, 2626 S.W. 327th St., when she disappeared about 7:10 p.m. She had been seen with an unknown man about 30 minutes before, police reported.
Officers searched the area and brought in police dogs. A nationwide Amber Alert was issued.
The girl walked home about 10:30 p.m.
Detectives were still interested in identifying and talking to the unknown man. He's described as Pacific Island, about 24 years old and 5 feet 9 with a thin build. He had black hair and black/green Army pants.
The investigation was ongoing. No other details were released about where the girl was.