Charges filed in missing Newark girl case

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Charges have been filed against a 51-year-old woman in connection to the case of a missing 8-year-old girl in Newark.

The child was reported missing around 9:45 a.m. July 16 from the Bradley Court Housing Community. She as eventually found around 11 p.m. at Newark Penn Station, allegedly with Rochelle Baskins.

Baskins was charged with endangering the welfare of a child. She is supposedly a friend of the child’s mother.

Police did not say how or why the pair ended up at the train station.

The girl was not hurt.

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