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Shoeless 2-Year-Old Girl Found Wandering NJ Streets Wearing Only Diaper, Dress: Cops

Child Protective Services has been notified

A 2-year-old girl wearing only a diaper and a dress was found wandering the streets of Newark Tuesday morning, authorities say. 

Someone in the area called cops after finding the shoeless girl on Stuyvesant Avenue shortly before 8 a.m. She was taken to a hospital for evaluation but appeared to be otherwise unhurt, authorities say. 

Police say a parent responded to the hospital. The parent is expected to be questioned.  

Child Protective Services has been notified. 

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