LOS ANGELES, Calif. –
Update: Police say the mother and toddler have been found in South Los Angeles.
Amber Alert: Authorities issued an Amber Alert on Monday night after a report of the abduction of a woman and her toddler son from South Los Angeles. Police are looking for Luis Avalos, 22, who police say is a documented gang member, he is wanted in the abduction of Sabrina Sanchez, 22, and their 1-year-old son, Ayden Avalos.
Avalos is described as 5-foot-6, 140 pounds, with a shaved head and brown eyes. He has the name “Sabrina” tattooed on his left cheek, a tattoo of red lips on the right side of his neck and a tattoo of a rosary around his neck.
Police say Avalos is believed to be driving a silver 2006 Chevrolet Impala with tinted windows and a license plate number of 7LPF713.
Anyone with information on the family’s whereabouts is asked to call the Los Angeles Police Department at (213) 972-7828.
Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.” Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.