Alberta RCMP cancel Amber Alert for 7-month-old boy
The child was taken by his father, RCMP say
An Amber Alert has been cancelled for a seven-month-old boy believed to have been abducted Wednesday morning from his northern Alberta home.
RCMP issued the alert shortly before 11 a.m. local time on Wednesday. By 11:30 a.m., the alert had been cancelled.
A suspect has been arrested and is in custody and the boy is safe, Alberta RCMP said in a tweet.
The <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/AMBERAlert?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#AMBERAlert</a> from <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Fairview?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Fairview</a> has ended. Suspect is in custody and the 7-month-old child is safe. Thank you for your assistance.—@RCMPAlberta
The baby was taken from his home in Fairview by his father around 9:45 a.m., RCMP said in a statement.
The town of Fairview is about 80 kilometres southwest of Peace River and 115 kilometres north of Grande Prairie.