A heartbreaking video posted on Twitter by the NYPD Sunday reveals a younger woman being led via the Bronx simply moments earlier than she was discovered alone on a road nook.
The woman — considered about four years outdated and utilizing the identify “Sidaya” — was discovered by police simply after midnight on Saturday as she stood alone on the nook of Prospect Avenue and East 156 Avenue, police mentioned.
Investigators discovered surveillance video of a girl main the teen via the streets simply 10 minutes earlier, the NYPD mentioned.
The clip reveals the lady — considered in her mid-20s and round 5-foot-2 — main the best way because the pair walked westbound on Leggett Avenue at Fox Avenue, police mentioned.
After crossing the highway, the lady — whose face was largely lined by a headband — stops to show again and have a look at the younger woman trailing slowly behind her.
The girl, in a denim jacket and white Converse-style sneakers, then walks off forward once more because the little woman follows, seemingly staggering as she walks in rain boots and carrying only a blue sweater and sweatpants.
The woman — who has but to be recognized — was taken to NYC Well being + Hospitals/Lincoln the place she was evaluated to be in good bodily well being, police mentioned. She is presently below the care of kid companies.
Anybody who can determine her or the lady seen along with her is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). All calls are confidential.