Breaking News!!: Montclair, CA: Year old girl found safe and father arrested after Amber Alert was issued.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, 1 year old Lexi Segura, who was the subject of an Amber Alert issued, has been found safe in Montclair, California and her father, 38 year old Daniel Segura, has been arrested.
An Amber Alert was issued on Monday, April 24th, 2017 for the girl who was allegedly abducted by her father in Rancho Cucamonga, California.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Daniel Segura was considered “armed and dangerous” and after an argument with the child’s mother over the child, Daniel Segura abducted Lexi Segura.
According to San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Public Information Officer Jodi Miller, the mother told investigators Daniel Segura threatened suicide by cop and threatened to kill himself and Lexi Segura rather than go back to prison.
The vehicle, a red 2012 4 door Mitsubishi Galant, was found abandoned in Pomona, California at around 11:00pm PT on Monday, April 24th, 2017, but without the child or her father.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, at 9:20am PT on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017, Specialized Enforcement Detectives were searching the area of Holt Boulevard and Monte Vista Avenue in Montclair, California when they observed a grey Chevy Malibu with a driver matching the description of Daniel Segura.
A traffic stop was conducted and Daniel Segura was taken into police custody without incident.
A handgun was located on Daniel Segura at the time of arrest.
Lexi Segura was found in the vehicle and is in good physical condition and is being reunited with her mother at this time.
Daniel Segura will be booked at West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga, California for Child Abduction.
** Press Release: (Child Found and Father Arrested): **
** Press Release: (Initial Child Amber Alert): **
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