Satellite Satellite

Amber Alert for 4-year-old child after fatal shooting; father a suspect

Amber Alert for 4-year-old child after fatal shooting; father a suspect

POSTED: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 12:51pm

UPDATED: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 1:36pm

East Texas authorities are searching for a little boy after a fatal shooting in Tyler Wednesday afternoon.

Shortly after noon, Tyler Police Department officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of Bain Place near the intersection of Amherst Drive. When they arrived, they discovered a woman had been shot dead and Lucas Calvert, 4, of Tyler, had been possibly kidnapped by his father, James W. Calvert, 42, of Whitehouse.

The area has been blocked off as authorities investigate the scene.

A second child at Andy Woods Elementary School has been placed in official custody.

Authorities are searching for a 2004 Buick LeSabre with license plate DP4 G858. It is believed to be driven by the alleged abductor.

The child was last seen wearing grey sweats, a blue sweatshirt, brown sandals and has silver caps on his teeth.

If you locate this vehicle, contact your local authorities immediately.

Click here to continue following this story from our sister station, KETK in Tyler, TX.

Comments News Comments

Post new Comment