After being missing for more than 12 hours, a spokeswoman with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office confirmed early Friday afternoon that Kada, the police dog, has been located.

Thursday evening at approximately 10 p.m., a 3-year-old Dutch shepherd named Kada went missing from the 1400 block of Dover Lane in East Ridge.

Kada is a search dog for the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office. 

Updated @ 1:52 p.m. on 2/8/13 to add more information after Kada was located.