Amber Alert issued for girl missing from playground in NJ


An Amber Alert has been issued for a New Jersey girl who's been missing since Monday.

Dulce Maria Alavez was last seen in the area of Bridgeton City Park just before 5 p.m. Monday.

New Jersey State Police said they believe she was taken by a light-skinned or Hispanic man who was wearing orange sneakers, red pants and a black shirt. They said the man drove off with her in a red minivan with tinted windows and a sliding rear passenger side door.

If you have any information, you're asked to call 911 or Bridgeton police at 856-451-0033.

Alavez was last seen wearing a yellow shirt with a koala bear on the front and black and white pants.

Her mother said she and her three-year-old brother were playing in the park Monday, when her brother came back to the car without Dulce. The mother said she was in the car with another relative and immediately called police.