PEORIA, Ariz. (KSAZ) - An Amber Alert has been canceled after Peoria police say a 2-year-old girl has been found unharmed and is safe after she was abducted early this morning.
According to the Peoria Police Department, 32-year-old Luis Jesus Morales has been taken into custody and 2-year-old Khaleesi Morales is safe.
Police say Morales went to the home of Yesenia Torres just after 6 a.m., broke a window screen, stepped on his son's hand, assaulted Torres, took 2-year-old Khaleesi Morales, and stole Torres' car, heading for an unknown location.
GREAT NEWS!! #UPDATE @PeoriaAzPS #AMBERAlert Canceled - 2 year old Khaleesi Morales has been located unharmed & safe in Peoria. Luis Morales has been taken into custody. Thank you for your assistance. @AMBERAlert #peoriaaz #peoriapoliceaz #missing #missingperson pic.twitter.com/DjMQfx8b1j— Peoria Police (AZ) (@PeoriaAzPS) May 7, 2018
Police say Morales had an order of protection against him stating that he was not to go near the home. He was arrested for violating this order of protection and was booked into jail on Sunday night but was released early this morning.
#UPDATE - Suspect Luis Morales had been arrested yesterday 5/6 by @PeoriaAzPS for violation of an order of protection involving the same adult female & children, he was booked into jail by Peoria Police last night. #AmberAlert #peoriaaz #peoriapoliceaz pic.twitter.com/sTnc9EBwu9— Peoria Police (AZ) (@PeoriaAzPS) May 7, 2018