Amber Alert canceled: 1-year-old taken by father is reunited with mother

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WESTMINSTER, Colo. — Police said a 1-year-old girl who went missing with her father Wednesday evening after the man assaulted his wife has been found safe.

An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday evening for Gabriella Martinez, who Westminster police said was taken by her father, Alexander Martinez.

Police said a witness heard Martinez say he was going to crash the car and kill himself and the child before he fled the scene. It happened at 9181 Federal Boulevard at the Park Place apartments.

The Amber Alert was canceled just after midnight Thursday. Police said the Wyoming Highway Patrol found Martinez and his daughter. They are both safe, and Gabriella is being reunited with her mother.

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