Aug. 5, 2014
An AMBER Alert has been issued for a missing 3-year-old from Patrick County. Officials say they believe this child could be in extreme danger.
Police say the father of the child has made suicidal and homicidal threats.
This has been issued on behalf of the Patrick County Sheriff's Office.
They are looking for Tommy Lee Engle. He is described as a 3-year-old white male. He is 3 feet tall, weighs 35 pounds and has blue eyes and short blonde hair.
Investigators say this is a parental abduction - his father, also named Tommy Engle may be armed with an AK-47 and have a bulletproof vest.
Police say they may be traveling in a 2001 navy blue Dodge Neon 4D vehicle with the Virginia license plate WNZ-9169
If you have seen this child, please call local police or 1-800-VA- CHILD
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