UPDATE: Virginia State Police said the 3-year-old has been found safe and the Amber Alert has been canceled.
RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia State Police and the Virginia Missing Children Clearinghouse has issued an AMBER Alert on behalf of the Fairfax County Police Department for a child abduction that happened on Tuesday just before 4:30 p.m.
The child is believed to be in extreme danger and was last seen at Tauxemont Road, Alexandria, Virginia.
Abducted is Amelia Marianna Kraus, White, Female, Brown hair, Blue eyes, 3 years old, 3 foot 2 inches tall, weighing 34 pounds.
She was last seen wearing a pink Boston Red Sox shirt, pink and grey tights, and a pair of white and pink UnderArmor shoes.
The child is believed to have been abducted by Catherine Agnes Kraus, White Female, Blonde hair, Brown eyes, 5 foot 10 inches tall, weighing 170 pounds.
She is believed to be wearing a wig and has shaved her head.
The abductor is believed to be driving either a white 2019 Subaru Sedan, Virginia plate EGLSWGS or a black 2010 Volkswagen SUV, Massachusetts plate WS5025.
For further information, contact the Fairfax County Police Department at (703) 877-3877.
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