Father wanted in Amber alert in custody; 3-month-old boy is safe

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A father who took off from  Colorado Springs with his 3-month-old son after a physical fight at the home is now in custody and the baby is safe.

Colorado Springs police said Jonathan Beatty, 39, threatened to kill the infant, triggering an Amber alert.

Beatty, 39, left the home on Castlewood Lane with the baby sometime after 9:15 a.m. when the victim left to report the incident.

Beatty was last seen driving a 2012 white Chevrolet pickup truck with Colorado license place 327YVV.

The baby’s name is Blaze Cort Beatty.

Colorado Springs police thanked the community for “remaining vigilant.”