BREAKING NEWS Sanford Cops: Estranged father kidnaps 3-month-old baby girl

By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

SANFORD, FL -- A 3-month-old infant was kidnapped early today by her estranged father who apparently has had no contact with her since birth, Sanford cops said.

Here is a synopsis of what occurred in 8:38 am Sunday incident as described in an email media alert to Headline Surfer by Sanford Police PIO Ronny Neal: Sanford Police responded to a disturbance, at 401 West Seminole Blvd. (The Park @ Ravello). The father, identified as Tedrick Mazion, entered the residence and removed his 3-month-old daughter, Na’tori Mazion.

Shortly after, the mother of Na’tori Mazion made an attempt to stop the estranged father from taking the infant: He fled the scene with Na’Tori Mazion and entered a 2017 Red Nissan Altima bearing Florida Tag 4ALYW.

"During the course of the investigation, it was revealed that Tedrick Mazion has not been involved in Na’Tori Mazion’s life since birth," Neal noted.

"During the course of the investigation, it was revealed that Tedrick Mazion has not been involved in Na’Tori Mazion’s life since birth," Neal noted.

The infant was last seen wearing a pink and grey shirt with the word “Princess” engraved, clear gel shoes and a pink headband.

The father was last seen wearing a white tank top, blue jean shorts, and red sandals. This is an ongoing investigation and new information will be provided once it is available.

Anyone having additional information is asked to contact call Crimeline at 800 423-TIPS (8477) or visit www.crimeline.org. Calls made to Crimeline remain anonymous, and tips to Crimeline that lead to solving a felony case are eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories narly eveenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in Wst Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.