Sunday morning an Amber Alert was issued for a 5-year-old girl whose stepdad told police she was kidnapped by three men. They also captured him and his 2-year-old son but later freed them, Houston police said.
Darion Vence, the stepfather told police he was driving to George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Friday night to pick up the girl’s mother. She was on a return flight from Massachusetts.
Suddenly he heard a noise of and thought he had a flat tire. When he pulled over, he was approached by two men who assaulted him and knocked him unconscious. Vence said he woke up after a short time while in a vehicle with three men and two children, according to police.
Vence told police he was in and out of consciousness until about 6 p.m. Then he and his son were dropped off in Sugar Land in southwestern Houston.
Vence walked to a hospital in Sugar Land, where he was treated for his minor injuries and reported Maleah Davis missing.
As per the description, Maleah is 3-feet tall and weighs 30 pounds. According to the police, she was believed to be with three men in a blue Chevrolet pickup. She was wearing a pink bow in her hair, blue jeans and gray, white and pink sneakers and a light blue zip-up jacket.