An Amber Alert has been issued in Texas after a five-year-old girl from Houston was allegedly kidnapped during a carjacking. Her step-father says the three men assaulting him before taking the child.
According to ABC News, the alert was sent out Sunday morning for Maleah Davis. Police reported that the girl was last seen wearing a pink bow in her hair, a light blue jacket, blue jeans, and sneakers. Davis was last seen in a stolen pickup truck with the three men who assaulted her stepfather. The anonymous man told police that he was on his way to the airport to pick up Davis’ mother when he noticed something was wrong with his vehicle and pulled over. He added that the three suspects approached his vehicle and offered to help him but suddenly attacked him.
The man said after he woke up from being knocked unconscious, he noticed that his two-year-old son was laying next to him and his step-daughter along with his blue 2010 Chevrolet pick up truck, were gone.
He stopped a stranger who then took him to a local hospital where he received treatment for minor injuries. His son was not harmed from the attack. The man contacted a relative to alert police about Davis’ disappearance.
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Houston police reported that the suspects’ motives for the kidnapping is unknown.