(CNN) – The kidnapping of Karol Sanchez, 16, in the Bronx on Monday night, was a montage, a police source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN.
Sanchez knew at least one of the people involved in the kidnapping, the source added, but could not provide more details or reasons at this time.
Early today, Sanchez headed to the address she and her mother were initially going on Monday night, according to another police source. They called the police and came to that place, caught her and still interrogate her, according to that source.
The first version indicated the 16-year-old girl who was walking with her mother in the Bronx and had been dragged into a vehicle by men who later fled the scene, the New York Police Department said. The girl was then found safe.
“WE HAVE A VICTORY TODAY! Karol has been found! Thank you to everyone who has worked very hard to locate the people involved in this case !!! ”, he said The police on Twitter.
Karol Sánchez, 16, walked with her mother down Eagle Avenue, near East 156th Street in the well-known New York neighborhood, at approximately 11:20 p.m. This Monday, when they were approached by a beige four-door sedan, they initially said. The car stopped and two men got out and grabbed the teenager, New York police said. Then they dragged her into the vehicle and pushed her mother to the ground.
Two other men waited in the vehicle. The group then fled east on 156th Street, police said.
The mother, 36, was abandoned at the scene and was not injured.
According to the Amber Alert, Karol Sánchez is a black Hispanic teenager, approximately 1.67 centimeters tall and about 68 kilos in weight, with short black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a blue jacket, white shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.
The men who are wanted to be questioned were described as four 20-year-old black adults, dressed in dark clothes.
An Amber Alert sent to New York City residents around 10:45 a.m. Tuesday was related to his kidnapping, New York police officer Patrick Quinlan told CNN.
"The young woman was taken under circumstances that lead us to believe that she may be in imminent danger of bodily harm and / or death," he said.