Amber Alert issued for NC boy abducted by father

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MONROE, N.C. — Authorities issued an Amber Alert for seven-year-old Ethan Tejada, according to the Monroe Police Department.

Ethan Tejada got off the bus Wednesday at about 2:30 p.m. to go into Childtime Learning Center at 1714 N. Charlotte Ave.

His father Carlos Tejada, 23 told day care coworkers he was there to take his son to a doctor’s appointment.

The learning center said the father has picked up and dropped off the child several times and that is why they didn’t have a problem with him picking him up. The father left the scene with the child.

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