(Trumbull, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Trumbull child.
State Police say 7-year-old Ariel Revello was last seen shortly before 9:30 a.m.
Ariel is a white male, 4-foot-8, 75 pounds, with brown hair and eyes.
He was last seen wearing gray and blue pajamas, a gray sweatshirt, olive green puffy jacket, and blue croc shoes.
Police say they’re looking for the father, 43-year-old Rodolfo Revello.
They say early this morning he broke into the home of his estranged wife at 261 Unity Road and assaulted her, before fleeing with Ariel.
The elder Revello allegedly grabbed a knife at one point but was disarmed by his 17-year-old stepson. Police say Rodolfo took several thousand dollars worth of cash and jewelry before making his getaway with the youngster.
Police are looking for a 2015 Ford Transit cargo van with a plate number of C0403079.
Anyone with any information is urged to call 911 or the Trumbull Police Department at (203) 261-3665.