Amber Alert canceled: 13-year-old girl found safe in Brooklyn after abduction in Pennsylvania

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Thursday, September 1, 2022
13-year-old girl found safe in Brooklyn after abduction in PA
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A 13-year-old girl who was abducted in Pennsylvania was found safe in Brooklyn Wednesday night.

BROOKLYN, New York (WABC) -- A 13-year-old girl who was abducted in Pennsylvania was found safe in Brooklyn Wednesday night, according to police.

Officers responded to a call for a 13-year-old girl not wearing any shoes and found that it was Janae Kalia-Henry, a missing girl from Reading.

She was located at Glenmore Avenue in East New York.

the search for Kalia-Henry prompted an Amber Alert Wednesday.

Police believe the she was abducted by an unknown man who was traveling in a silver Chevrolet Traverse with a PA registration.

Kalia-Henry was last seen in the area of Schuylkill Avenue in Reading City at about 2 a.m. Wednesday.

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Further details on her disappearance were not immediately known.

A tip led police to believe that the man, who allegedly abducted the 13-year-old girl, could be in New York.

Police in Reading, Pa. say a missing 13-year-old girl was found safe in New York City after she was abducted on August 31, 2022.

A 47-year-old suspect was taken into custody in Brooklyn after the girl was located.

He faces charge including: kidnapping, burglary, and aggravated assault among others.

The relationship between the two remains unknown.

The girl is on her way home to be reunited with family.

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