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UPDATE: Florence Police locate infant who was in backseat of stolen car

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Florence Police are searching for this dark blue Volkswagen Passat with Kentucky license plate 000-PZR. Florence Police are searching for this dark blue Volkswagen Passat with Kentucky license plate 000-PZR.
Henry Flores is 20-days-old and police say he was in the backseat of the car when it was stolen. Henry Flores is 20-days-old and police say he was in the backseat of the car when it was stolen.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB/AP) -- Officials in northern Kentucky say a 20-day-old boy has been found inside the car that had been taken from a gas station with him inside.

A dispatcher for the Boone County sheriff's department said the car with the baby inside was found at a gas station in Fort Mitchell. He said someone recognized the car from the description and notified local authorities.

An Amber Alert was issued Thursday afternoon for Henry Flores.

The alert said the vehicle was stolen from a Speedway gas station in Florence with the boy inside.

The dispatcher said no suspect was found, and the case is still under investigation.

The baby was being checked out by medical personnel Thursday evening.

Original story: According to a press release, officers are looking for a dark blue 2001 Volkswagen Passat with Kentucky license plate 000-PZR. 

Surveillance video from Speedway Gas Station at 7819 US 42 in Florence shows the car leave the parking lot and head west on US 42 towards the interstate. 

Police have no information about the suspect or suspects, but they say there was an infant in a car seat in the back seat of the vehicle. The child was wearing a white onesie, with gray pants.

Anyone with information please contact Florence Police Department at (859) 647-5420.

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