An Amber Alert has been issued for a child missing from Texas.

According to the Missing Kids website, a 1-year-old child went missing from Poteet, Texas, which is south of San Antonio.

The local sheriff's department issued the Amber Alert on Saturday, May 16, for Edgar Collins, a 14-month old male with dark hair and brown eyes. He was last seen with Catherine Ocon, a 28-year-old white female. She is 5' 4" with dark hair, brown eyes and weighs approximately 120 lbs.

There are conflicting reports on the color of the vehicle that Ocon was last seen driving: it is a 1999 Plymouth Voyager mini-van with Texas tags (LSJ8380); one source reports the van as being tan in color, the other reports the van as being blue. The child is believed to be in danger.

If you have any information about this missing child case, immediately contact your local law enforcement or call the Atascosa Sheriff's office at (830) 769-3434.

Social Media has been touted as a great tool in disseminating descriptions of and helping to locate missing persons, so please take a moment to share.


KEEP YOUR KIDS SAFE: Venomous Snakes in Louisiana


More From 99.9 KTDY