Texas Amber Alert: 2 children abducted from Freeport

PUBLISHED Fri, April 07, 2017 - 3:29am EDT

A Texas Amber Alert has been issued for 17-month-old Dominic Smith and 6-month-old Daniel Smith after they were abducted from the city of Freeport in Brazoria County. Anyone with information is urged to call 911 immediately. (more)

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The incident happened on Thursday but details about the circumstances of the kidnapping were not immediately released. "The children are believed to be in grave or immediate danger," the amber alert stated.

The suspects have been identified as 26-year-old Ryan Smith and 20-year-old Ashley Smith. It was not immediately clear whether they are the parents of the two children and, if so, whether they have legal custody of the them.

Investigators believe that the four are traveling in a red 1997 Jeep Cherokee with Texas license plate JFD8498. It is unknown where they may be heading.

Ryan is described as a 26-year-old white/Hispanic male with black hair and hazel eyes, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing about 120 pounds. Ashley is a 20-year-old white female with brown hair and green eyes, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds.

Anyone who sees the children, the suspects, or the suspect vehicle is urged to call 911 immediately.

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  Freeport, TX     





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