Springfield, IL, January 09, 2006 --(PR.com
)-- The Hamtramck Police Department issued an Amber Alert for a 6-month baby who was abducted at gun point Sunday afternoon.
Two African-American males kidnapped Lasepia Janae Rankins, an African-American female, from her babysitter at her Hamtramck home at 4 p.m. Sunday.
One man wearing a ski mask identified himself as the child’s father. The second man, who was not wearing a mask, was wearing a goatee, red sweatshirt, blue jeans and was armed with a handgun.
The men escaped in a silver two-door sedan. Police suspect the father may reside in Indiana.
“We’re not sure where he is living right now,” said Marek Kulinowski, a lieutenant with the Hamtramck Police Department.
Anyone with information on the kidnapping is asked to call the Hamtramck Police Department at (313) 876-7803.
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