Contrary to rumors on social media, there has not been an arrest in the case of the little girl missing from Bridgeton for just over one year.

Dulce Maria Alvarez, then 5, disappeared in September, 2019.

Sunday, Cumberland County Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae issued a statement saying a social media post about an arrest in the case was fake.

The prosecutor's statement came in the form of this Facebook post:

Please be advised that information circulating on social media that an arrest has been made in the case of missing child...

Posted by Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office, NJ on Sunday, September 27, 2020

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