Tehachapi

Police: 17-year-old father found after taking off with 5-week-old son

Police: 17-year-old father found after taking off with 5-week-old son

Update from police (5 p.m., May 14): The infant was located in the 12000 block of Marradi Avenue. The father was arrested on suspicion of spousal abuse and will be booked into juvenile hall.

The original story is below.

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Police are looking for a 17-year-old father and his 5-week-old son.

Jorge Alberto Rodriguez, of Tehachapi, allegedly became involved in a domestic violence incident Sunday on California Avenue in Bakersfield. During that time, he allegedly took his son, Jorge Jalisco Rodriguez, and took off.

Jorge Alberto Rodriguez is wanted on suspicion of spousal abuse and child endangerment. Anyone who sees him or the child is asked to call Bakersfield police at (661) 327-7111.