PHOENIX - A father bailed on his 4-year-old daughter after being pulled over near Peoria and 28th avenues.

Phoenix Police said police attempted a traffic stop on Tuesday morning.

Inside a black Nissan Maxima were two adults and the child.

The driver, who is a family friend, stayed with the 4-year-old, while the child's father took off running.

The mother of the girl came to pick her up.

The father is still outstanding and the driver is in police custody.

No word on why the dad took off running.