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Abducted LB 3-yr-old boy found in good shape

Ethan Jesus Gamez, 3, was recovered in good shape on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011 after he was allegedly kidnapped by his own fater, Gladimir Jesus Gamez, 24, on Friday, Jan. 14, 2011.

January 16, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A 3-year-old Long Beach boy was recovered in good shape on Sunday after he was reportedly abducted by his own father.Police said 24-year-old Gladimir Jesus Gamez violated a restraining order and took the child late Friday night.

Officials said Gamez surprised his ex-girlfriend at her home near Fourth Street and Walnut Avenue and assaulted her before the two struggled over little Ethan.

Gamez apparently snatched the boy from the car as the mother tried to flee with him.