Florida Amber Alert: Lee Parrish abducted from Fort Lauderdale


PUBLISHED Sun, November 06, 2016 - 3:36am EST


A Florida Amber Alert has been issued for 3-year-old Lee Parrish after he was allegedly abducted from Fort Lauderdale by a man identified as William Rogers. Anyone who sees them is urged to call 911 immediately. (more)





-- HOW TO HELP: Use the share buttons below to share this amber alert on Facebook and Twitter --

The incident happened at about 10:30 p.m. on Saturday when Rogers drove the boyfriend of the child's mother to the Valero Gas Station at 2400 W. Sunrise Boulevard in Ft. Lauderdale. When the child's mother's boyfriend went to pump gas into the vehicle, Rogers drove off.

Rogers knew that Lee was inside the vehicle and sleeping in the back seat, according to the Broward Sheriff's Office. Details about a possible motive for the abduction were not immediately released by authorities.

The suspect and the child are traveling in a 2013 maroon or brown Ford Fusion with Florida license plate GYXL63. They were last seen driving southbound on Northwest 24 Avenue, but it is unknown where Rogers might be taking the child.

Rogers is described as a 27-year-old black male with black hair and brown eyes, standing 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing about 265 pounds. It was not immediately disclosed what relationship, if any, the suspect has to the child.

Lee is described as a 3-year-old black male with black hair and brown eyes, standing 2 feet 6 inches tall and weighing about 30 pounds. He was last seen barefoot with blue boxer shorts and a green and gray striped hoody shirt with writing on it.

Anyone who sees either the child, the suspect or the vehicle is urged to call 911 immediately, or call the Broward County Sheriff's Office at 954-476-4731 if you have any other information that could help investigators.

This is a breaking news alert. Please check back or follow @BNONews on Twitter as details become available. If you want to receive breaking news alerts by email, click here to sign up. You can also like BNO News on Facebook by clicking here.





  Fort Lauderdale, FL     

 

LEAVE COMMENTS



HAPPENING NOW


AROUND THE WEB




 

LIVE WIRE

Texas Amber Alert: Sophia Casso abducted from Corpus Christi     2 hrs  

Texas Amber Alert: Stormie Clemmer abducted from Alpine     1 day  

Guatemala earthquake: Strong tremor strikes off the coast     1 day  

California earthquake: Tremor felt in Berkeley and Oakland     2 days  

Police officer stabbed at Michigan airport in ‘act of terrorism’     2 days  



.
email alerts



Just want the important news? Sign up now for the fastest email alerts from BNO News. Click here to get started!



Happening Now

Texas Amber Alert: Sophia Casso abducted from Corpus Christi     2 hrs  

Texas Amber Alert: Stormie Clemmer abducted from Alpine     1 day  

Russia says ‘highly likely’ ISIS leader was killed in airstrike     1 day  

Guatemala earthquake: Strong tremor strikes off the coast     1 day  

Queen’s husband Prince Philip hospitalized with infection     2 days  





More Live Wire