PATRICK COUNTY, Va. — The Virginia State Police and Virginia Missing Children Clearinghouse have issued an Amber Alert for a child abduction.
The alert was issued on behalf of the Patrick County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday at 6:30 p.m., according to WSLS.
Tommy Lee Able Engle, 3, has reportedly been abducted by his father, 34-year-old Tommy Lee Travis Engle.
The boy’s father has made suicidal and homicidal threats toward law enforcement. He may be armed with an AK-47 and a ballistics vest.
They may be traveling in a navy blue 2001 Dodge Neon with Virginia registration WNZ-9169.
Anyone that sees the two or the vehicle is asked to immediately contact the Patrick County Sheriff’s Office at 276-694-3161.