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DENVER — A 2-3 year old girl was left alone after the busy Civic Center Park Independence Day Eve celebration on Friday night, Denver Police reported.

After the firework festivities on July 3, a little girl was found alone in a stroller by police without her parents around 2 a.m.

Denver Police reported that the little girl’s mother was located out of state just before 9 p.m. on Saturday night.

The child was in left in the care of her grandma, according to police.  Authorities were investigating why she was not reported missing.

Police said that the child will remain in the custody of Human Services.

Denver Police released a photo of the girl 12 hours after she was found.