AMBER ALERT CANCELED: Harris Co. child found safe, dad in custody
POSTED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 1:07pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 4:55pm
Harris County, TX (KETK) —
UPDATE (4:48 p.m.): According to KHOU, the Amber Alert has been canceled.
The child has been found and the dad is in custody.
Harris County Sheriff's Office has issued an Amber Alert for missing 18-month-old, Luke Towner.
The baby is a white male, approximately 2 feet tall and weighs 26 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
The biological father assaulted the mother and took the child, making threats to kill both himself and the child.
They were last seen on Monday, May 20 at the Crown Plaza Hotel on Highway 59 in the Houston area.
The suspect stole a vehicle and it is a 1998 Tan, Ford F150, four-door truck with Texas License Plate 57RDX7.
Anyone with information regarding the child, the suspect or vehicle is asked to call the Harris County Sheriff's Office immediately at 713-967-5890.