On August 3, 2018, at approximately 20:13 hours, Falls Township Police Units were dispatched to Village of Pennbrook Apartments, 9071 Mill Creek Rd Apt 404, Levittown, Falls Township, Bucks County, PA 19054, for a check the well being report. Detective Vella spoke with Ofc. Caesar who reported the following in summary: Ofc. Caesar arrived on scene and spoke with the complainant. The complainant reported the following in summary: The complainant received a knocked on the door from a 9-year-old child who was carrying three backpacks. The complainant immediately brought the child into the residence and called police.
The child was identified and her parent, Sarah Grace, was contacted. It was learned through the investigation that Sarah Grace had left her 9-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son, home alone unsupervised for a period of 24 hours.
Cell phone records showed that on August 2, 2018, at approximately 12:00 hours, Sarah left her residence, went to Trenton, NJ, then Princeton, NJ, and then Delaware. She did not leave Delaware until August 3, 2018, at approximately 22:00 hours. The phone records stop at August 3, 2018, 23:59 hours, and she had still not returned home at that time.