The "heavyset white female" named "Bella" who took a 10-month-old baby boy from his mother in Liberty City on Saturday turned out to be a 15-year-old Sebring girl, Miami police said Wednesday.
Hours after an AMBER Alert was issued Monday, police said they found Marisol Pimentel at Hialeah's Palacio Inn Motel on Okeechobee Road with Noah Florvil, the missing baby, in her arms. She claimed to be "Tiffany" holding "Jordan."
Also in her possession: the cellphone of Noah's mother, according to the police report. Marisol fit the aforementioned description from Miami police.
After Marisol's arrest, the report says, her story changed. She told police a woman dropped Noah off with her at 6 a.m. Sunday and told her to watch over the child until she returned.
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Marisol was charged with kidnapping, third-degree grand theft and giving false information to an officer.
According to her arrest report, Marisol met Noah's mother during their two-week stay at a rooming house, during which Noah's mother came to know Marisol as "Bella." When Noah's mother left the rooming house for a Liberty City apartment with a friend, Marisol asked if she could grab some sleep at the apartment.
Marisol and Noah's mother talked into Saturday's early hours before Noah's mother asked Marisol to leave. Marisol left. Noah's mother fell asleep holding Noah.
When she woke up around 5 a.m., Noah and her cellphone were gone. The report said she asked a man, "Where's my baby?"
The man said he'd seen "Bella" come back and take Noah.