Victor Magana and Bethanie Carranza

AMBER Alert canceled: Tot girl safe, police arrest dad accused of stabbing girlfriend


California authorities say a 2-year-old toddler was found safe in San Luis Obispo County on Monday. Her father is now behind bars. According to San Jose Police Sgt. Enrique Garcia, no other information is available at this time, AP reports.

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According to the California Highway Patrol, 24-year-old Victor Magana is accused of stabbing his girlfriend at least one time before taking his daughter, Bethanie Carraza. Magana fled in a 2007 light green Hyundai Santa Fe with California license plate 7XJX025.

The incident happened at a home off of 500 block of 11th Street in San Jose, according to authorities. First responders rushed the victim to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The California Highway Patrol issued an Amber Alert around 4:30 a.m. on Monday morning.

Bethanie stands 3 feet tall and weighs around 30 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes. Magana stands 5-feet-4-inches tall and weighs around 140 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

Authorities said Magana is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with any information should contact 911 immediately.

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[Feature Photo: Victor Magana and Bethanie Carranza/Police Handout]