Xavier Alexander, the missing toddler, was found safe with his mother after an Amber Alert was issued Saturday night.
Police said they followed and stopped the suspect vehicle at Mt. Baldy Road and Padua in Claremont.
Cancel! Amber Alert! Suspect Brandon Alexander, Wht, Male early 30's located and taken into custody. Mom and child are safe. Thank you for everyone’s help in spreading this very important message. pic.twitter.com/K4M8F8vXtM— Upland Police Dept. (@UplandPD) October 28, 2018
The Upland Police Department said in a news release it responded to the 1400 block of Sunrise Circle North at about 5:45 a.m. Police said the suspect, Brandon Alexander, broke into his ex-girlfriend's home, assaulted a male companion and then abducted the toddler and his ex-girlfriend.
Police said the suspect drove by the crime scene while officers were still there.
Police said Alexander was on probation for domestic violence and his ex-girlfriend had a restraining order issued against him.
The suspect vehicle was described as a Gray Jeep Renegade, with California license plate number 8DQT883.
Anyone with information regarding this incident can call the Upland Police Department at (909) 946-7624.