Four Charged Following Alleged Child Abduction in Sydney

Four people were arrested and charged following the alleged abduction of a child from Sydney, Australia, on January 21.

According to police, officers were called to an address at Stanhope Gardens, in northwest Sydney, on Friday afternoon after reports of an abduction. Police were told a four-year-old girl was with her father when an SUV stopped nearby, and a man and woman got out.

Authorities allege the woman took the girl and put her in the car before the vehicle left the scene.

This footage, from the New South Wales Police Force, shows officers stopping an SUV and arresting two women and two men in Beresfield, about 150 kilometers (90 miles) from northwest Sydney.

According to police, the girl was found in the vehicle, distressed but uninjured, and has since been reunited with her father. Credit: New South Wales Police Force via Storyful

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