UPDATE: Amber Alert from Longview canceled
Suspect arrested, baby recovered safely
Originally published August 3, 2012 at 11:20 a.m., updated August 3, 2012 at 1:23 p.m.
The suspect and child sought in connection with an AMBER ALERT out of Washington State was located by Oregon State Police (OSP) Friday afternoon in Wilsonville. The child was safely recovered and the suspect taken into custody.
At approximately 12:59 p.m. an OSP sergeant spotted the black 2012 Nissan Altima southbound on Interstate 5 near milepost 287. At 1:02 p.m. a traffic stop was initiated in a gas station parking lot west of Interstate 5 in the north Wilsonville area. With the assistance of Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, two people including the suspect were detained without incident. The child was found safe in the vehicle. More information will be released when available.
According to Longview, Washington Police Department, on August 3, 2012 at approximately 9:00 a.m. a 9-1-1 call was received in the area of Park Hill Drive from a 14-year old babysitter advising a male named ISMAIL HASHEM (also goes by SOMA HASHEM) entered the residence and abducted his 8-month old son, JAYCE HASHEM. ISMAIL HASHEM is the non-custodial parent and a restraining order is in place barring him from contact with the child. ISMAIL HASHEM fled on foot with the infant.