Amber Alert canceled for abducted mother, child

Raphael Bevineau and Yolanda Walker
Raphael Bevineau and Yolanda Walker

UPDATE: The Amber Alert has been canceled after the mother and child were both located safely, according to the Hammond Police Department.

HAMMOND, Ind. (WLFI) – The Hammond Police Department is investigating the possible abduction of a child and mother.

Yolanda Walker and her son Raphael Bevineau were last seen at 7 p.m. CDT Sunday, Oct. 2, in Hammond, Indiana and are believed to be in extreme danger.

Ralph Bevineau
Ralph Bevineau (Photo Provided/Indiana State Police)

Raphael Bevineau is a 2-month-old male, 1 feet 8 inches tall, with brown wavy hair, green eyes and a dimple in his chin. The child’s clothing is unknown.

Yolanda Walker is a 20-year-old female, 5 feet 4 inches tall, with brown hair, hazel eyes and has a birthmark under one eye. Walker was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and Grinch pajama pants.

Hammond is 23 miles south of Chicago, Illinois.

The Hammond Police Department believes the duo was abducted by the child’s non-custodial father Ralph Bevineau. The suspect vehicle is believed to be a gold Chevy Trailblazer or a similar type of SUV.  The license plate number is unknown.

If you have any information, please contact the Hammond Police Department at 888-58-AMBER or use 911.