UPDATE: Man Suspected Of Stealing Car With Baby Inside Arrested
25-year-old Jonathan G. Sester of Cincinnati was arrested Sunday by police in Evendale, Ohio according to Florence Police. On the 18th, Florence Police responded to a Speedway gas station on U.S. 42 for a car theft from the lot. Police learned shortly after, 20-day-old Henry Flores was in the back seat of that car while his mother went inside the gas station.
An Amber Alert was issued on the 18th and police searched the area for the vehicle and the infant. Police said shortly after, the car and baby were found in another gas station parking lot. Flores was unharmed.
Surveillance video of the theft and the suspect were released. Sunday, Florence Police said they identified Sester and got a warrant for his arrest.
Sester is in the Hamilton County Justice Center.