Amber Alert Issued For 6-Year Old Modesto Boy Allegedly Abducted By Father

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Authorities in northwest Modesto are asking for the public’s help in finding a man who allegedly abducted his child.

An Amber Alert has been issued. Modesto police say they are looking for 41-year-old John Cosso. 

Officer say he’s suspected of taking his 6-year-old son Jayce Cosso from his home Monday morning.

Modesto Police have identified a person of interest. Renee Quijada is sought by Modesto Police in the abduction of 6-year-old Jayce Cosso. Investigators did not say what role they believe Quijada played in the alleged abduction.

Cosso may be driving a black 2012 Ford Fusion with a California plate of 8BDY654.

 Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

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