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Mother arrested for allegedly abandoning child on Las Vegas Strip

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Posted at 4:35 PM, Feb 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-18 21:05:05-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Police say U.S. Marshals have arrested 26-year-old Mariam Ramos, the woman accused by authorities of abandoning her child at a casino on the Strip, and she is currently awaiting extradition from California to Las Vegas.

Ramos is accused by police of leaving her 3-year-old daughter at the Wynn hotel-casino on Dec. 29, 2020.


The child was previously reported by police to be in good health and in the care of Child Protective Services.

No other details of Ramos' arrest were immediately available.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Abuse and Neglect Detail at 702-828-3364.

To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or online at crimestoppersofnv.com.