Amber Alert Issued For 3-Year-Old Abducted In NYC

UPDATE: The alert has been canceled. The NYPD confirmed the girl was found safe.


An Amber Alert has been issued in New York City for a 3-year-old girl thought to have Down syndrome.

The NYPD is looking for suspect Patrick Giblin, 50, accused of taking the girl from a mental health clinic around noon Tuesday.

Authorities say the girl is white, and possibly related to Giblin. Giblin is white with short brown hair and green eyes. He is approximately 6 feet tall and weighs 230 pounds. Police say he was last seen wearing a green shirt, blue jeans and a camouflage cap.

Giblin was last seen driving a black Dodge Durango SUV, New York license plate number GDE4791. The vehicle was last seen driving east on the Brooklyn Bridge.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police immediately.