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AMBER ALERT CANCELED: Missing 2-year-old found safe with father

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities in Oklahoma City say they have located a 2-year-old boy who was reported missing Friday afternoon.

An Amber Alert was issued for 2-year-old Elijah Abbott after he was allegedly taken by his father, 30-year-old Travis Lester.

Abbott was last seen on Thursday around 4 p.m. at the Walmart, located at 100 E. I-240.

Authorities say Lester was armed with a pistol and made threats to harm the boy.

Lester was thought to be traveling in a white 2014 Honda CRV with Oklahoma tag 791-KKU.

Oklahoma City Police say they located Lester’s vehicle and found both Elijah and Lester unharmed at a Super 8 Motel.

 

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