Amber Alert canceled after 2-year-old Apple Valley boy is found safe

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Updated: Oct. 31, 5:25 a.m. | Posted: Oct. 30, 10:24 p.m.

An Amber Alert that was issued Sunday night in Minnesota for a 2-year-old boy missing from Apple Valley was canceled early Monday after the boy was found safe in Minneapolis.

“The child has been found safe and his non-custodial father is in custody. Thank you to all who helped search for him,” the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported just before 5 a.m.

Authorities had said they believed the boy’s noncustodial father took him just before 6 p.m. Sunday. The BCA also had said a vehicle associated with the incident was found in the 100 block of Ruth Street North in St. Paul.

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