An Amber Alert has been issued for a 6-week-old boy, Elijah Ray Farris.
Law enforcement reports that at approximately 9:30 a.m. on 1/12/09, the suspect left in the listed vehicle to take the child to the doctor. The suspect has not returned home or been in contact with anyone since that morning. The suspect has a history of using drugs and leaving for short periods of time. The family is extremely concerned for the infant’s safety particularly since it does not appear that the suspect took food, clothing, or diapers for the Elijah.
Fort Bend County Detectives believe the suspect may be in the Northeast area of Houston near Tidwell and Highway 59. They have requested the assistance of the Houston Police Department and also notified CPS.
Detectives are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Sonia and Elijah to contact the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office at (281) 341-4665 or (281) 341-4686.
Update 01-15-09 Amber Alert baby left at Houston fire station