Amber Alert Canceled, Child Found Safe

The suspect was apprehended about an hour after the alert was issued.


MINNEAPOLIS – The search for a 2½-year-old boy has ended after he was found safe just after 9 a.m. Tuesday morning after being kidnapped earlier in the day. Police apprehended the suspect.

The child was found safe in the 3200 block of Clinton Avenue S., the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension told the Star Tribune. Minneapolis police also arrested 26-year-old Hershel Theo Hulbert.

As Alpha News reported, Police say Hershel stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the leg during a domestic dispute before taking the child. The amber alert issued by authorities also indicated that a second man armed with a gun was involved. This dispute happened around 5:50 a.m. on the 2000 block of 3rd Avenue S.

Police have not yet identified a second suspect, according to the Star Tribune.

The woman was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center with non-critical injuries

Anders Koskinen