Amber Alert for boy abducted by father in San Francisco

Amber Alert for boy abducted by father in San Francisco

He is about 5-foot-3 and weighs about 145 lbs.

Makai Bangoura of San Francisco, a black male, was abducted Thursday by his father, according to the San Francisco District Attorney's Office. Bangoura is black, 3-feet-tall, 40 pounds with brown hair and eyes. He is African-American, has brown eyes and brown hair and was abducted May 12.

Authorities said they were searching for Makai's father, 30-year-old Jason Lam, in connection with the abduction. The alert is in effect for the counties of San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin, Contra Costa, Napa, Solano, Santa Clara, Alameda and Sonoma, the district attorney's office said. He was last seen driving a 2000 tan Toyota Corolla with a California license plate number of 5SEY238.

It was unclear when the boy was due back.

CHP headquarters tweeted out information about the Amber Alert shortly before 2:30 p.m. on behalf of San Francisco police. If seen, call 911, the CHP advises.

Authorities say the suspect may be suicidal and should not be approached.

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