T he search for Elaina Steinfurth is about to enter its sixth day. The toddler disappeared Sunday afternoon. Since then a massive search has been underway to find the child.
T he search for clues into the toddlers disappearance continued below the High Level bridge Thursday. Investigators combed through a wooded area along the river, while dive crews searched the water.
M eanwhile , in the east Toledo neighborhood where the toddler vanished, her family has a simple message, "I just wish that somebody, whoever has her would bring her home safely to us, just return her," says Elaina's grandmother Marsha Holbrooke.
The 18 month old disappeared Sunday afternoon after her father came to a Federal Street home to pick her up. Since then, flyers have been posted on trees and handed out.
E laina's family and community is praying that this little girl will be returned safe , "If you don't want to give your name more anything like that, just drop her off to a church or somewhere and just put in an anonymous call, just bring here home, bring here back to us," says Holbrooke.
T oledo police say they will return to the river Friday to continue their search of the wooded area below the High Level bridge.