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Police said Kah-yon Reynolds, 3, got onto a subway train at the Smith-9th Streets station in Brooklyn with his grandfather. Kah-yon was reported missing when his grandfather allegedly fell asleep and the boy was later found in Newark. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Boy, 3, Found In Newark After Grandfather Loses Him On Subway In Brooklyn

A 3-year-old boy was found safe in Newark Friday evening, hours after vanishing when his grandfather got on a subway train in Brooklyn with him and fell asleep, police said.

06/27/2014

Zhaundu Bradley (credit: NYPD)

9-Year-Old Boy Found More Than 24 Hours After Vanishing In East Harlem

Police found a missing 9-year-old boy Wednesday afternoon, more than 24 hours after he vanished in East Harlem.

06/18/2014

Nijaey Hilton, 5, was found safe after allegedly being abducted by her uncle. (credit: NYPD)

Missing East Harlem Girl, 5, Found Safe

According to police, Nijaey Hilton was last seen leaving her apartment on East 112th Street with her uncle around 10:30 Tuesday night.

12/04/2013

A missing child alert has been issued for Shawn Martinez, 12. Martinez was last seen in East New York on July 4. (credit: handout)

NYS Missing Child Alert Issued For Brooklyn Boy, 12

Shawn Martinez was last seen near Wortman Avenue in the East New York section of Brooklyn last Thursday, according to authorities.

07/09/2013

Geraldine Brooks is wanted for custodial interference for taking her nephew, according to police. (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Woman Accused Of Taking Nephew

According to police, 3-year-old Ladavion Brooks’ aunt Geraldine took him from his stroller without permission on Saturday around 5 p.m. outside his home in the Highbridge section of the Bronx.

06/09/2013

Missing Queens Boy Reginald Matthews (credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Queens Boy Missing Since Friday

Two other children were also reported missing in the Bronx on Saturday but have since been found safe.

12/23/2012

Scene of investigation at 1 Hallock Street in Farmingdale (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Authorities Find Remains Of 17-Month-Old Boy In Backyard Of Farmingdale Home

17-month-old Justin Kowalczik is believed to have been buried in the backyard for more than two years, 1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg reported, while all along Police Major Patrick Regan said the family pretended he was still alive — and the youngest of three.

10/06/2012

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NYS Police Dig Up Long Island Yard In Search Of Clues In Missing Child Case

Police spent Friday night digging in the backyard of a Nassau County home, searching for the body of a 3-year-old who went missing about a year ago. The search could be connected to a man mentioned in an AMBER Alert earlier in the day.

10/05/2012

Marlo Young (credit: NYPD)

Missing 10-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Found

The NYPD said Marlo Young disappeared after leaving his home on Crooke Avenue near Prospect Park shortly before 8 a.m. Wednesday.

10/04/2012

Etan Patz disappeared on May 25, 1979. (credit: missingkids.com)

FBI, NYPD Search Building In Cold Case Disappearance Of Etan Patz

Patz’s 1979 disappearance caused a frenzy in New York City. It also prompted huge changes in the way missing child cases were handled. Patz was the first missing child to appear on the back of a milk carton.

04/19/2012

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Police: 3-Year-Old Boy Found Wandering Alone In Battery Park City

The child’s 20-year-old mother is currently at Bellevue Hospital, where she has been admitted as an emotionally disturbed person.

07/25/2011