CHP: Missing 5-year-old girl has been found safe and her father is in custody

Posted at 6:20 PM, May 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-13 23:36:23-04

(UPDATE: 6:40 P.M.) The California Highway Patrol has deactivated the amber alert for a missing 5-year-old after she was found safe. Her father was taken into custody in the Mar Vista neighborhood of Los Angeles according to officials.

The California Highway Patrol issued an Amber Alert Wednesday for a 5-year-old girl last seen with her father in North Hollywood.

According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Victoria Sophia Suarez was last seen with her father, 29-year-old Jose Alberto Suarez, around 10:40 Wednesday morning in North Hollywood, Los Angeles County.

Police said Victoria is described as 3-foot tall and weighing 52 pounds. She has brown hair and was wearing a unicorn robe, a light pink tank top, cherry print pants and pink booties.

Jose is described as standing 6-feet, 3-inches tall, weighing 185 pounds with brown hair. He was last seen wearing a neon pink shirt, grey shorts, and nike slippers.

The two were last seen in a green 1998 Honda Civic, with the license plate 6GXX720.

Anyone with information or sees them is asked to call 911.