A STATEWIDE AMBER ALERT has now been issued for 3-week-old Elijah Phillips who has been missing since Monday, July 22nd.
According to the Austin Police Department, after checking into a local hospital under a false name, 30-year-old Brittany Sadi Smith gave birth to Elijah on Friday, July 19th.
Smith gave permission for the baby to leave the hospital on Monday, July 22nd, with a family member, believed to be the cousin, 41-year-old Brandy Yovonne Galbert reported CBS Austin.
Elijah has not been seen since.
Police are looking for Smith, Gilbert, as well as the baby’s father, 37-year-old Carl Dennis Hayden Jr. They are believed to be in the Austin or Killeen area, possibly with Elijah.
Smith is 30-years-old, 5’02”, 220 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She has a tattoo on her left arm.
Galbert is 41-years-old, 5’06”, 140 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
Hayden is 37-years-old, 5’10, 125 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
The suspects were last seen driving a 2007 Gold Pontiac Torrent with Texas License Plate KNN7632.
Anyone with information about Baby Elijah’s whereabouts is asked to call 9-1-1 immediately or the North Austin Detectives at 512-974-5484 or call Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS.