Father faces charges for allegedly abducting son

A man who allegedly abducted his son from the boy's mother at knife point now faces a multitude of charges.

Amber Alert issued for boy taken by dad from New Brunswick home

Amber Alert issued for boy taken by dad from New Brunswick home (7/6/15)

NEW BRUNSWICK - A man who allegedly abducted his son from the boy's mother at knife point now faces a multitude of charges.

An Amber Alert was issued Monday morning after William Merino allegedly abducted the 9-month-old boy in New Brunswick. Police say he got into an argument with the boy's mother and allegedly pulled a knife on her.

The Amber Alert was canceled nearly three hours later when Merino was found sitting on a bench on George Street.

Merino was charged with kidnapping, terroristic threats and endangering the welfare of a child. He remains in custody while bail is set.

The little boy was not harmed.

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