Cousins! A statewide search is underway as officials investigate the kidnapping of a young South New Jersey girl at the hands of her mother!
According to West Deptford Police Department, Athena Worthy-Miles was last seen on Saturday, June 17th around 3 PM. The little girl was picked up by her biological mother Diasia Serrano-Worthy at her grandmother’s home located at 338 74th St., North Bergen. An official court order details that Diasia does not have legal custody of Athena.
Reports read that Diasia has not yet attempted to return her daughter and has seemingly disconnected her cell phone and all other forms of contact since Saturday. Officials state that no family member has been able to reach her as of yet either.
Diasia is said to have no confirmed address on file or known address by her family. She is said to frequently travel within the areas of Bergen County and New York City — specifically within Brooklyn.
West Deptford Police Department has also released an official statement regarding the missing child on Facebook:
On 06/18/2023 at approximately 22:06 hours, Patrol Units took a report for a Missing Juvenile (Athena Worthy-Miles). It was made known by the biological father (Tavon Miles), that Athena was picked up by her biological mother (Diasia Serrano-Worthy) on 06/17/2023 at approximately 15:30 hours at her grand-mother’s residence 338 74th Street in North Bergen, NJ.
It shall be noted that Diasia does not have custody of Athena per a courtorder. Once she took custody of Athena, she failed to return Athena back to the residence. She has since disconnected her cell phone from all communications and no family member has been able to make contact with
There is no known address for Diasia but she is known to frequent around Bergen County and into New York City, specifically the Brooklyn Area. If any law enforcement member has any further information in regards to
the whereabouts of Diasia or Athena, please contact the West Deptford Police Department.
Police officials advise anyone with information surrounding Athena’s whereabouts to contact West Deptford police at 856-845-2300.
Cousins, please keep young Athena in your prayers.