THE BRONX, N.Y. — A teenage girl who was out with her mom was grabbed and taken by strangers, according to a New York Amber Alert.
At about 11:20 p.m. Monday night, police say 16-year-old Karol Sanchez was kidnapped from the area of Eagle Avenue and East 156th Street in the Melrose section of the Bronx.
A security camera caught video of the kidnapping.
A beige sedan drove up beside Sanchez and her mother while they were walking.
Four men reportedly got out and forced the girl into a car before driving away.
Sanchez is described as a 16-year-old Hispanic girl with black hair and brown eyes. She stands about 5-foot-5 and weighs about 150 pounds.
She was last seen wearing a blue bubble jacket with a white undershirt, blue jeans, black sneakers and a white backpack.
Anyone with information is asked to call NYPD Crimestoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. There is a reward of up to $2,500.