Isaiah was found safe. Alert cancelled.
An Amber Alert has been issued for a 3-year-old boy missing from Houston, Texas. Isaiah Isaac Benitez was last seen in Houston around 1 p.m. According to police, the suspected abductor is the child’s mother, 27-year-old Veronica Ann Padilla, who is believed to have taken the child from the guardian’s home on Saturday afternoon.
“The suspected taking parent is Isaiah’s mother, Veronica Ann Padilla. Ms. Padilla’s children have been removed from her custody by CPS and the child is considered to be in danger. Ms. Padilla abducted Isaiah from his guardian’s home,” Texas Center for the Missing said in a press release.
Padilla’s children have been removed from her custody by CPS and the child is considered to be in danger. Padilla may be driving a 2007 black, 4-door Nissan Altima with expired Texas license plate BXN6418, and it has damage near the headlight on the driver’s side. The child has brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information on the child or the mother’s whereabouts are asked to call Houston Police at 713-944-1910.