Amber alert issued for 22-month-old girl

April 16, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
The California Highway Patrol has issued a statewide Amber alert after a 22-month-old girl was taken from her mother in Northern California.-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Vehicle: White 1992 Toyota Tercel 4-door | CA LIC#5GBD911

Suspect: Luis Meza Valdiva (Hispanic Male) 26-years-old, 160lbs, brown hair, brown eyes, 5'8" tall.

Child Info: Yosseline Carolina Meza, Female, 22-months-old, brown hair, brown eyes. Last seen wearing a white long sleeves t-shirt and beige sweatpants.

The CHP said Valdiva drove the mother and child from San Leandro, CA to Turlock, CA. He then pulled a knife on the mother and told her she would never see the child again. The suspect may be headed to Mexico.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Police.