UPDATE: MPD reports that the child has been identified.
ORIGINAL POST: Metropolitan Police Department found a child in the 1500 block of Benning Road at 4:30 am and are seeking assistance in locating parents or guardians. If you know the child, parents, or guardians please call (202) 727-9099 or text 50411 if you wish to leave an anonymous tip.
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