An AMBER Alert has now been issued for a two-year old Los Angeles boy. LAPD officials say Abraham Vargas snatched the his two-year-old son, Edwin, this morning in Boyle Heights and drove off in the child's mother's vehicle.
Police say Vargas was lying in wait to grab the boy, and that he has threatened to kidnap the child on numerous occasions in the past.
Police are looking for an orange Nissan Quest with the license plate 7-C-I-N-1-8-9.
Anyone who sees that vehicle is urged to call 911.