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.
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Anyone with information regarding the location of the victim, suspect or vehicle is asked to call the Oakland Police Department at (510) 238-3641.