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Jogger finds baby abandoned in the woods by carjacker

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HOUSTON - A missing baby has been found alive in Houston -- thanks to a jogger. The jogger stumbled upon the 8-month old baby girl on the side of the road Monday - crying and strapped inside her car seat.

Police say the baby had been kidnapped just hours earlier during a carjacking at a gas station.

The 8 month old baby girl was alone in the woods and crying out for help.

Hong Nguyen happened to be visiting from Vietnam and was on her first jog of the trip on this very day. The baby was reunited soon afterwards with her mother. Police say she had left the car running with her baby inside. She ran into the store quickly and within seconds the baby and the car were gone.

Now the manhunt is on for the man who left her in the woods her. They've released a sketch. Police say apart from being hungry and suffering what appeared to be several ant bites the baby's in good health.

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