An Amber Alert has been issued for a 3-year-old boy who was last seen in Critz in Patrick County.
Tommy Lee Able Engle, who is 3 feet tall, weighs 35 pounds, has short blonde hair and blue eyes, last was seen at 6:30 p.m. Monday at 367 Oak Hill Lane, Critz, according to Virginia’s A.M.B.E.R. Alert System.
According to the Alert System, the child allegedly may be with his father traveling in a 2000 or 2001 navy blue Dodge Neon with Virginia tags WNZ9169.
The father allegedly may be armed with an AK-47 and possess a ballistics vest, the A.M.B.E.R. Alert System states. It also alleges that the father has made suicidal threats and homicidal threats toward law enforcement.
It identifies that the father as Tommy Lee Travis Engle, a white male, 6 feet, 3 inches tall, weighing 200 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.
Anyone seeing the vehicle is warned against approaching it. Instead, call local law enforcement; the Patrick County Sheriff’s Office at 694-3161; or the Virginia State Police at 1-800-822-4453.