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Amber Alert: Missing 3-year Old Girl Found Running Through Field

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Huron, CA -

UPDATE 8:50a.m. (FOX 11 / KMPH) Sheriff's deputies in Fresno County are reporting that 3-year-old Tanya Ruiz was found safe and sound at 8:15 a.m. Monday morning. She was found running through a field not far from her house. She will be taken to Children’s Hospital, Central California where she will be checked out for injuries.

The suspect in this reported abduction is still outstanding at this time.

If you have any information, please call the Fresno County Sheriff's Office.


Police are now looking for a missing three-year-old girl, who they say was taken from her mother's car in the central valley Sunday evening.

Police in Huron, California report that 3-year old Tanya Ruiz’s mother put the toddler in her car seat around 7:45 p.m. outside their apartment while she briefly ran back into her home to get her purse. By the time she returned, Tanya was gone.

The little girl was last seen wearing a brown shirt with flowers, jean shorts, and white sandals. She has brown hair and brown eyes. She’s about three feet tall and weighs approximately 33 lbs.

Witnesses gave a description to Police in Fresno of a Hispanic man in his 30's, with long hair, wearing a red shirt and red hat. They told officers and deputies he was last seen riding away with Ruiz on a bicycle.

The bike was later located, but the girl and the suspect have not been found as of Monday morning. Huron Police, Fresno County Sheriff’s Deputies and California Highway Patrol Officers are currently assisting with the search.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Fresno Co. Sheriff's Office: (559) 600-3111.

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