4-Year-Old Girl Named Maria Found in Greece

Authorities have been asking where her parents are.
1:58 | 10/21/13

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Next tonight the mystery of a girl known as maria, a little girl with blue eyes found inside a kind of camp in greece. How did she get there with those people and who are her real parents? Alex perez in greece tonight looking for answers. Reporter: It's her distinctive blonde hair and blue eyes that may have saved her, her young face being seen around the world. It all began when police here in greece looking for drugs and guns raided a camp of gypsies coming across the girl believed to be five or six years old known simply as little maria. Here she is in a haunting home video, a little dancing girl as she looks out of step in her own world. Police thought she looked nothing like the couple who blamed to be her parents. A dna test proved she was not theirs. Today they charged this gypsy couple with abducting her, accusing them of falsifying the paperwork for several of their 14 children. Authorities are also trying to figure out who their parents may be. The couple argue the child's mother gave the young girl to them and that they adopted her. As word spread, authorities here in greece tonight say they were inundated with calls from around the world including the united states many from desperate family members searching for their little children. Maria was in this home, sneakers sitting by the door. 10 million strong today many roma live was know mads throughout europe and they have been making headlines. Children are often accused of being used as pick pockets. Now it's a race against time to figure out who this little dancing girl is. Maria already becoming a global beacon of hope for families of missing children like madeline McCAIN IN THE U.K. WHO SAY EVEN Though this is not maddy, it gives them and others reason not to give up. Tonight is this you, crammed into the car in days gone by?

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