UPDATE: Child found at MSP Airport identified, mother located

Authorities in Minnesota are attempting to locate the parents or guardians of an unidentified child.
Published: Aug. 23, 2022 at 9:09 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 23, 2022 at 10:56 PM CDT
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BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (KEYC) - Authorities have located the mother of a baby found at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Sunday.

The young girl, believed to be around 10 months old, has been identified as well as the child’s mother.

According to authorities, the child arrived at the airport on the light rail around 9 p.m. with a woman who airport police describe as a “person in crisis.”

Investigators do not believe that the woman is a relative or guardian of the child.

No children matching the child’s description had been reported missing or abducted.

The Minnesota DPA is thanking everyone who shared the alert and helped investigators identify the child and locate her relatives.

ORIGINAL STORY: Authorities in Minnesota are attempting to locate the parents or guardians of a missing child.

The Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Police Department said they are trying to locate the parents and/or guardians of a girl, who is believed to be around 10 months old, who was found around 9 p.m. Sunday at the airport with a person in crisis.

The adult female and child reportedly arrived at the airport via light rail on Sunday.

Investigators do not believe that the woman is a relative or guardian of the child.

Despite an exhaustive investigation, authorities say the child’s identity remains unknown. They add that no children matching the child’s description have been reported missing or abducted.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the child or the identity/location of her parents/guardians is urged to contact the MAC Emergency Communications Center at 612-726-5577 or dial 911.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the child or the identity/location of her...
Anyone with information regarding the identity of the child or the identity/location of her parents/guardians is urged to contact the MAC Emergency Communications Center at 612-726-5577 or dial 911.(Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension)