South Texas child reunited with mother after Amber Alert

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SAN ANTONIO, Texas (KSAT) - A man is arrested and charged with theft of a motor vehicle, which had a three-year-old in the backseat.

San Antonio Police arrested Miguel Torres in the case.

Police issued an Amber Alert on Monday evening after the car was stolen.

The mother says she had left the child in the car while picking up her boyfriend.

Authorities say they eventually found the child and car after someone reported the suspect at a rest area off an interstate.

The boy was returned to his family safe and unharmed.

Mother, Sanai Gonzalez thanked the officers for their hard work and said she was happy to be reunited with her son.

Torres has been charged with the possession of the stolen vehicle and a kidnapping charge is also pending.