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Missing 2-year-old boy safe, father in custody

The child was apparently abducted in Philadelphia last week.

PHILADELPHIA — UPDATE: Police say 2-year-old Byron McDonald has been found safe at a hotel in Philadelphia. His father, also named Byron McDonald, is in police custody. He is the suspect in two homicides. The grandmother and mother of the child were both killed.

Original Story:

Police in Philadelphia have issued an Amber Alert for a child apparently abducted last Friday.

Byron McDonald, age 2, was last seen on Friday on North Bancroft Street in Philadelphia. Police believe he was abducted by Byron McDonald, age 28. Police have not characterized the relationship between the two.

Investigators believe McDonald is driving a 2017 red Chevrolet Malibu with Pennsylvania registration LMD3353.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.