An AMBER Alert has been activated for an abducted 18-month-old in Pomona, Ca.
LOS ANGELES (KABC) — An AMBER alert has been issued statewide for 18-month-old boy Alexis Rodriguez. Francisco Rodriguez, a 33-year-old male, is suspected of kidnapping both the boy and his mother, Consuelo Gonzalez, in Pomona at approximately 7:43 p.m. Saturday after an attempted homicide. Gonzalez is Francisco Rodriguez’s wife.
Francisco Rodriguez is described as a Hispanic male with brown hair and brown eyes. He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 170 lb. The suspect was last seen driving a 1999 green Ford Expedition with CA license plate 4EFB742. Authorities are concerned for the safety of both the mother and the child. The vehicle Rodriguez was driving has been found, police say, but they would not disclose further information. Consuelo Gonzalez, 30, is described as 5 feet 6 inches and 245 lb. with black hair and brown eyes.
Update: The vehicle has been located abandoned in Bloomington, CA. The child was abducted by the suspect. They may be traveling in the listed vehicle.
If you have information, please contact Pomona Police Department, 909-620-2152
Update 05-11-09: AMBER Alert cancelled
POMONA, Calif. (KABC) — Pomona police said a mother and child thought to have been kidnapped last night were not taken against their will.