Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Authorities Say Child Rescued After Abduction By Mother, Grandmother On Central Coast

A mother, and a grandmother from the Central Coast are facing criminal charges after authorities say a one year old child was abducted. Rashawna Bullock was having a supervised visit with her son Namaste Dix at a Paso Robles park Wednesday morning.

Police say Bullock brandished a knife, and fled with the child in an SUV driven by her mother. An Amber Alert was issued. They were spotted and arrested in Calabasas Wednesday afternoon. The child was unhurt.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
Related Stories