A car was stolen in Crown Heights Monday afternoon, and the Police have put out a search for the car, reported to have a 1 year old on board. The public has been asked to look for a White Mitsubishi, with plate number HYB6531.
A car was stolen on Kingston Ave and Dean Street in Crown Heights Monday afternoon. The theft occurred around 7:00pm, and a 1 year old child is reported to be on board.
The police began a search for the car and its occupant, turning to the public to help in the search. They have published a description of the car, a White Mitsubishi, with plate number HYB6531.
The theif was last reported to be driving northbound on Kingston Ave.
UPDATE 8:04pm: The child does not appear to be from the Crown Heights Jewish Community.
UPDATE 8:20pm: A chopper is in the air, and additional specialty units have been requested to aid in the search.
UPDATE 9:00pm: Official Amber Alert sent out in connection with the kidnapping.
UPDATE 9:15pm: the vehicle and child have been found on Ralph Ave and Park Pl.
This is a breaking story and will be updated as information becomes available.
PLEASE RETWEET ALERT!!! We are actively searching for a 1 year old child who was in a car when it was stolen from Kingston and Deen in Brooklyn. The car is a white Mitsubishi license NY plate HYB 6531. pic.twitter.com/dCdfnn1ZKz
— NYPDBrooklynNorth (@NYPDBklynNorth) August 5, 2019