California Amber Alert: Eric Coleman abducted from Los Angeles

PUBLISHED Fri, July 07, 2017 - 2:25am EDT

A California Amber Alert has been issued for 16-year-old Eric Coleman after he was allegedly abducted from Los Angeles by a woman, officials say. Anyone with information is urged to call 911 immediately. (more)

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The incident happened at about 4 p.m. PT on Thursday when Eric was taken from Los Angeles, but specific details were not immediately released. "The suspect .. should be considered armed and dangerous," the amber alert said.

The suspect has been identified as Kandice Johnson, who is described as a 31-year-old black female with multi-colored braided hair, standing 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighing about 147 pounds. Her hair includes red, green and black.

Kandice is believed to have taken the teenager in a black 2014 Toyota Camry with California license plate 7XWL023. It is unknown where they are heading and police have not commented on the nature of Kandice's relationship - if any - to the victim.

Eric is described as a 16-year-old black male with black hair and brown eyes, standing 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. Photos of Eric - or Kandice - were not immediately released by the California Highway Patrol.

Anyone who sees Eric, Kandice, or the suspect vehicle is urged to call 911 immediately, or call the Los Angeles Police Department at 800-222-8477 if you have any other information that could help investigators.

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  Los Angeles, CA     





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