The California Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert following the abduction of a 13-year-old girl during a carjacking in Oakland.
The incident occurred about 12:40 p.m.
The victim is described as an African American girl. The suspect is an 35-year-old African American man who was reportedly armed with a knife.
The suspect may be driving a 2001 red Infinity QX4 sport-utility vehicle with California license plate number 6JFM648.
Anyone with information regarding the location of the victim, suspect or vehicle is asked to call the Oakland Police Department at (510) 238-3641.