1-Year-Old Boy Found Safe in Ohio, AMBER Alert Canceled: Officials

March 23, 2020 Updated: March 23, 2020
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A 1-year-old boy was found safe after an AMBER Alert was issued on Monday morning, said the Perry County Sheriff’s Office in Ohio.

The boy, Steele Colt Estep, was taken from a home by a man who isn’t his biological father, according to authorities, which led to the AMBER Alert.

Storm Lightening Zeitler, 29, is suspected to have assaulted the boy before midnight at¬†Monday Creek Township in Logan, the sheriff’s office added. Zeitler hasn’t been located as of around 8 a.m. local time.

He was last seen wearing a dark long-sleeve shirt, blue jeans, and a gray jacket with a skull emblazoned on the back. Zeitler is 5’9″ and weighs 180 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes, authorities said.

The suspect is believed to be driving a red 1998 Ford Contour with license number HCN4100.

Anyone who may have information can contact the Perry County Sheriffs Office at 740-342-4123, extension 1.

Officials didn’t provide any details exactly on where the boy was found.