UPDATE: Missing baby found injured in Harrisburg; Search on for suspect

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Police say they have found a 1-year-old girl who was reported missing from a Harrisburg home.

The say the infant, Dayyvani Cleveland, went missing from a residence on the 1400 block of South 15th Street on Saturday. Police say she was found with injuries “consistent with being assaulted” on Sunday night and was taken to Harrisburg Hospital for treatment.

Police allege that 23-year-old Travon Johnson took the child and later dropped her off at an unnamed person’s residence so that police could pick her up. He is now wanted for charges related to this incident. Authorities say Johnson has several active warrants out for violent crimes.

Anyone with information regarding the location of Johnson is asked to contact police at 717-558-6900 or submit the information through Crime Watch .

Read the initial release from police below:

“On March 11, 2018 at 7:00AM, Harrisburg Police received a call from a mother who indicated that Travon Johnson took her 1-year old daughter, Dayyani Cleveland.  Officers contacted the mother who indicated that she left Dayyvani Cleveland in the care of Travon Johnson while she went out.  When she returned to the home both were gone.

The mother was contacted by Johnson who verified he had the child.  Johnson warned that if police became involved that he would harm Cleveland. The mother could hear the child crying in the background.

Dayyvani Cleveland is a 1-year old black female. Cleveland was last seen, and may still be in the company of Travon Johnson, who is described as a 23-year-old black male, non-Hispanic, 5’10”, 180 lbs., short black hair with sparse goatee and mustache. Cleveland was last seen in the area of 1405 South 15th Street, Apt.303, Harrisburg, PA 17104 on 03/10/18 at approx. 2000 hours.

Anyone that may have information regarding the location of Travon Johnson or Dayyvani Cleveland to please contact police at 717-558-6900 or submit the information through Crime Watch.”


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