Amber Alert issued for Virginia baby believed to have been abducted by sex offender father

Posted at 2:55 PM, Jun 04, 2018

DANVILLE, Va. — A 7-month-old month baby may have been kidnapped Sunday by her father, a registered sex offender, Virginia State Police said.

An Amber Alert was issued for Emma Kennedy. Danville Police believe she may be with her father, Carl Ray Kennedy.

Carl Kennedy is described as a 51-year-old white male, approximately 5'8", 170 pounds with gray hair and green eyes. He also has a tattoo of a skull on his left forearm, a tattoo of a skull with a bandana over the mouth on his right forearm, and a tattoo of a wizard on his left upper arm.

Kennedy is believed to be driving a gold 2007 Subaru. The car has a North Carolina license plate No. FAA-1873. There is a Johnny's Auto Sales emblem on the trunk.

Kennedy also has access to a burgundy Toyota Camry, a blue Jeep Cherokee and a Dodge truck. It is likely he is using North Carolina FAA-1873 tags on one or more of these vehicles. 

Emma has blonde hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a light blue onesie with dots and a white rabbit on the left leg and a matching headband. She also has a small scar on her left cheek. 

The last known location for Kennedy was in Randolph County North Carolina. Investigators from Danville are currently working with Randolph County North Carolina authorities to locate Kennedy and his daughter. 

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call 911. Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, or the Danville Police Department at (434) 799-6508. Information given will remain confidential.