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Toddler abandoned in gas station bathroom

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NEWARK, DE (NBC) - Police are trying to determine the identity of a little girl who was left inside men's restroom at a Delaware gas station Sunday.

The little girl, who police said appears to be 2-year-old, was discovered around 2:45 p.m. at the Shell gas station at 804 College Avenue in Newark.

A customer intending to use the bathroom heard the little girl crying from inside.

When he entered the bathroom he found her alone.

Police do not know how long the girl was in the bathroom.

Security cameras outside of the gas station were not working at the time.

The child appears to be in good health and good condition.

The was wearing a tan winter coat, a size 3T purple shirt with small flower prints on it, blue jeans with a pink and white design stitched on the left pant leg and pink, white and purple sneakers.

Her ears are pierced but she is not wearing any earrings.

The little girl is now in the custody of Delaware's Division of Family Services.

Anyone with information is asked to call Newark Police at 302-366-7111.

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