Missing Vaud mother, daughter found safe in south of France

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND – Mizué Bachelard and her seven-year-old daughter who went missing from their home in Chexbres 26 January have been found in southwestern France, thanks to the posters widely distributed along the French autoroutes by French police, according to the Vaud Police office.

A woman who had taken in the pair spotted a poster and contacted police. Mother and daughter are in good condition. Police in canton Vaud have organized for the girl to be returned to her father, in accordance with rulings by the cantonal Justice of the Peace and the Office for Child Protection.