UPDATE: Amber Alert canceled after baby abducted in Chesapeake found safe and sound

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Police say 3-month-old Vanessa Varrios Dasilva was abducted at 6:20 a.m. on Feb. 3, 2021 from the 3400 block of Western Branch Boulevard in Chesapeake. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia State Police)

UPDATE 9:06 a.m.: Virginia State Police has canceled Wednesday morning’s Amber Alert for abducted 3-month-old Vanessa Varrios-Dasilva, saying the baby has been found and that she is safe.

Varrios-Dasilva was reportedly found in Norfolk and was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

However, there is no update on the person or abducted her or the stolen vehicle at this time.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY/WFXR) — An Amber Alert has been issued after police say a 3-month-old girl — who is believed to be in extreme danger — was inside a vehicle that was stolen Wednesday morning in Chesapeake.

Police say Vanessa Varrios-Dasilva was inside the vehicle in the 3400 block of Western Branch Boulevard at the time of theft, which was shortly after 6:15 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3.

The vehicle is a gray 2017 Hyundai Tucson with Virginia license plate VXX 1085. There’s also a “baby on board” sticker on the rear and a “Texas edition” emblem with a Texas star, as well as a pink flamingo in the rear-view mirror.

Virginia State Police describe Varrios-Dasilva as having brown hair and brown eyes, being 2’1″ tall, weighing 13 pounds, and wearing a pink and white Minnie Mouse jumpsuit with ears on it.

Authorities believe the baby was abducted by a black man wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black jeans, and white sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

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