Amber Alert issued for 5-year-old girl possibly kidnapped by 3 men, officials say


HOUSTON (WFLA) — An Amber Alert was issued for a 5-year-old Texas girl who was abducted by three males sometime Saturday night, officials say.

The Houston Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding Maleah Davis, who was last seen wearing a pink bow in her hair, a light blue zip-up jacket, blue jeans, and sneakers, police said.

Police said Sunday that the little girl recently had brain surgery and needs care.

Police said the girl’s stepfather said she was kidnapped by three men who assaulted him during a carjacking while the girl and her 2-year-old brother were also taken.

The stepfather said he and the boy were dropped off in an area southwest of downtown Houston. 

Police said the girl is believed to be with three unknown Hispanic males in a blue Chevrolet pickup truck.

Further information, including the vehicle’s license plate number and the motive in the girl’s disappearance, was not immediately available. 

Those with information on the child’s whereabouts are being asked to call Houston police at 713-308-3600 or Houston Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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