American Idol alum Syesha Mercado has been reunited together with her new child daughter, Ast, greater than per week after sheriff’s deputies took away the child, her second, throughout a shock welfare test.

The brand new additionally comes because the singer, a finalist on the present’s seventh season in 2008, and her accomplice Tyron Deener, proceed to work to regain custody of their 18-month-old son, Amen’Ra. On Friday, Aug. 20, Mercado shared an Instagram Live video of her reunion together with her daughter. The clip confirmed her smiling whereas sitting behind the wheel of a automobile with Deener and child Ast, who sleeps in a child service.

“Ast is residence,” Deener says. “We now have Ast with us.”

He continued, “This simply occurred and we’re heading residence. We now have our child again, our new child and we’re simply going to give attention to getting these moments these couple of days, this week that we have been with out her, give attention to getting that point again. However we nonetheless received some work to do with getting Ra again.”

Reps for the Florida Division of Kids and Households, the Manatee County, Florida Sheriff’s Workplace and the couple’s attorneys had no quick remark when reached by E! Information.