Amber Alert Issued, Recalled for Missing 2-Year-Old

Friday, Aug 20, 2010  |  Updated 5:07 PM PDT
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Amber Alert Issued, Recalled for Missing 2-Year-Old

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Police are searching for a missing 2-year-old girl who was  abducted in Alameda County Friday afternoon by a male relative.

An Amber Alert was issued after Aliyah Sanders was forcibly taken  by her relative, Leon Sanders, at 1:59 p.m. somewhere in Alameda County near  Oakland and Alameda, according to Oakland police.

Aliyah Sanders, 2, was found in San Pablo along with her father,  Leon Sanders, who took off with the girl from an area near Oakland and  Alameda, Oakland police spokeswoman Holly Joshi said.

An Amber Alert was issued at 1:59 p.m.

A suspect vehicle was located about two hours later, but the girl  and her father were not in it.

They were found some time later, and Sanders was taken into  custody, police said.

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