AMBER Alert leads to arrest of suspect, child safe

Police launched an AMBER Alert this afternoon after a 9-year-old child went missing in Farmingdale.Officials say the child, Robert Rodriguez Jr., was found about an

FARMINGDALE - Police launched an AMBER Alert this afternoon after a 9-year-old child went missing in Farmingdale.

Officials say the child, Robert Rodriguez Jr., was found about an hour later in Old Brookville and the suspect, his father, 31-year-old Robert Rodriguez, was arrested for the abduction. His son was unharmed, according to authorities.

Police say they the elder Rodriguez was wanted for questioning in connection to the earlier disappearance of a 3-year-old child. Officials say the young child may already be dead.

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