A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of child abduction and is helping police with their enquiries.

Police have confirmed that a 29-year-old man and 9-month-old girl that were reported missing from the Goldthorpe area of Barnsley on Tuesday were both found safe and well in Stainforth, Doncaster.

A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of child abduction.

A police spokesman said: "South Yorkshire Police would like to thank the public for their assistance."