Amber Alert cancelled after missing infant found in Quebec
Monday, May 26, 2014 08:45 pm
TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Qc - A one-day old child who was abducted from a hospital in Trois-Rivieres, Que., Monday evening has been found unharmed.
The missing baby prompted Quebec Provincial Police to issue an Amber Alert just before 7 p.m. and it was cancelled shortly after 10 p.m.
Police say the woman who allegedly kidnapped the child day was arrested at her home.
Police earlier said a woman entered the St. Mary`s Hospital wearing a nurse outfit and entered the bedroom of a new mother under false pretences.
She left a few moments later with a baby wrapped in a blue blanket.
The woman who was sought is about 30 and was seen driving a red Toyota Yaris hatchback with a "Baby on Board" sticker on the rear window .
Several roadblocks were erected in Trois-Rivieres to search for the suspect vehicle.