URGENT AMBER Alert: Missing infant girl with armed, tattooed sex offender who allegedly attacked baby’s mother with knife

Authorities in Virginia have issued an AMBER Alert for an infant girl believed to have been abducted by a suspected sex offender.

WSOC-TV reports that 7-month-old  Emma Grace Kennedy is missing from the Virginia/North Carolina border after she was allegedly abducted by her biological father, Carl Kennedy, at a gas station. Kennedy allegedly attacked the baby’s mother with a knife but taking off with the infant.

Kennedy is a registered sex offender, and is currently out of jail on bond related to drug distribution charges. He is reportedly driving a gold Suzuki sedan with an emblem “Johnny’s Auto Sales” and fake North Carolina tags, FAA-1873. He is believed to be carrying a knife.

Emma is considered to be in extreme danger. She had blond hair and blue eyes; stands two feet, two inches tall and weighs 18 pounds. She was reportedly last seen wearing a light blue onesie with a rabbit design, along with a matching headband.

Carl Kennedy is reportedly heavily tattooed; with skull tattoos on each arm. Other tattoos include a pit bull with the words “American Bulldog” written below it on his right arm, and a tattoo of an eye on the back of his right hand.

Carl was last seen wearing a grey T-shirt, white shorts, and black and white sneakers. He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds.