DC Police searching for guardian of unidentified child
WASHINGTON, D.C. —
UPDATE: Police announced around 5 p.m. that a family member had claimed the child, and updated him to being a John Doe.
Police are asking for help finding the family or caregivers for a child who was found in Southeast on Saturday.
The child, currently a Jane Doe, is an unknown age. She's 4'0" to 4'5", fifty to sixty pounds, with braided brown hair and brown eyes. She is wearing black pajama pants with gray designs on them, a blue pajama shirt and brown boots.
She was found in the 4700 block of Benning Road.
Police think she may be in need of medication. They ask anyone with information to call 202-727-9099/text 50411, or call Youth and Family Services at 202-576-6768.