LOCATED: Father kidnaps 18-month-old, threatens to kill himself, child
POSTED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 12:05pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 3:55pm
HARRIS COUNTY, TX — UPDATE: Officials have cancelled the Amber Alert in this case. They say the child has been located. They did not provide any additional details about this investigation. They were found in the Houston area.
ORIGINAL: Harris County Sheriff's Office has issued an Amber Alert for missing 18-month-old, Luke Towner.
The biological father assaulted the mother and took the child, making threats to kill both himself and the child.
The baby is a white male, approximately 2 feet tall and weighs 26 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
The suspect, Cody Towner, is described as a white male, roughly 5’11” tall, weighing 140 lbs. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
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.
A photo of the child is not yet available but will be distributed when it is.
Anyone with information regarding the child, the suspect or vehicle is asked to call the Harris County Sheriff's Office immediately ay (713) 967-5890.