CHP issues Amber Alert for boy out of San Francisco
Jason Lam was sought in the alleged abduction of Makai Bangoura who was missing since 3 p.m. Thursday in San Francisco.
Investigators say the Bangoura’s mother reported Thursday that her son had not been returned by his father, although it was unclear when he was due back.
Authorities Friday said they received information that the pair may be headed south on Interstate 5 toward Southern California. Photos of Lam were released Friday afternoon following an Amber Alert issued at about 2:10 p.m. today by the California Highway Patrol. (18 kilograms) He has brown eyes and brown hair.
Lam may be suicidal and should not be approached before calling law enforcement, according to the CHP.
The San Francisco Police Department said it was asked by the city’s district attorney’s office to issue the missing child alert.
The suspect is a 30-year-old Asian male named Jason Lam, and police say he is driving a 2000 tan Toyota Corolla with California license plate 5SEY238.
No other details were immediately available.
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