Karol Sanchez, 16, Kidnapped

Published on December 17, 2019, 7:52 am
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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the following individuals wanted for questioning in connection to a kidnapping incident within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Monday, December 16, 2019, at approximately 2320 hours, a 16-year-old female victim was walking along Eagle Avenue in the vicinity of E . 156 Street, in the company of her 36-year-old mother, when they were approached by a beige-colored four-door sedan which stopped in front of 745 Eagle Avenue. Two unknown males exited the vehicle, grabbed the 16-year-old female, and dragged her inside the vehicle while pushing the victim’s mother to the ground. The vehicle, also occupied by two additional unknown males, then fled east bound on East 156 Street from south bound Eagle Avenue. The mother, left at the scene, was not injured and refused medical attention.

The victim has been identified as follows.


Karol Sanchez

Karol Sanchez is a 16-year-old female, Hispanic, approximately 5’5″ tall, weighing 150 lbs., with short black hair, brown eyes; last seen wearing a dark blue short jacket, white sweater, blue jeans and black sneaker.

The individuals wanted for questioning are described as four adult males, 20’s, with dark complexions and wearing dark clothing.

A photograph of the kidnapped is attached and available at DCPI.

Surveillance photographs of the suspects’ vehicle are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

*** UPDATE ***

The kidnapped has been found and is safe.

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