Person of Interest Identified in Kidnapping of 2-Month-Old Baby Girl
— BSO Joy (@bso_joy) February 27, 2016
A two-month-old baby who was snatched from her Florida home as her mother slept has now been found alive.
After an Amber Alert and a 17-hour manhunt, police found little Taraji Kemp safe in Orlando – more than 200 miles away.
The infant had no visible injuries and was being kept for observation in hospital on Saturday, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office said.
Baby Taraji is at @APHospital and being kept overnight as a precaution. She had no visible injuries and will be reunited with Mom.
— BSO Joy (@bso_joy) February 28, 2016
It’s not clear what exactly led authorities to Orlando.
But 23-year-old Stephanie Augustin, who has been named as a person of interest in the abduction, is now being questioned, officials said.
The sheriff's office says it will make another announcement later today.
Stay with us for the latest updates on this developing story.