An Amber Alert has been issued for the central and southcentral regions of Ohio.
The alert says that an armed man has abducted a mother and child at gunpoint and has threatened to kill both the victims and officers if an attempt to apprehend the three.
The mother and child are listed as missing from Pike County, Ohio. They were last seen on Camp Creek Road in Lucasville.
The child's name is Mark Williams he is listed as:
- 3 year old white male
- 2' 6" tall and weighs 40 lbs.
The suspect is listed as:
- Mark Williams
- 6' 1" tall and weighs 296 lbs.
- Black hair and hazel eyes
- driving a 2001 buick century with Ohio license plate DSB 4598