VENICE >> A 35-yr-previous mom who allegedly kidnapped her 6-yr-previous son from his elementary faculty in Venice Wednesday morning was arrested and the boy rescued after a brief police chase.
Nishia Burnett-Hayer, who doesn’t have authorized custody of her son, was arrested about 7:30 p.m. after she obtained out of her automotive and ran with the boy in her arms right into a Harley Davidson store within the 4100 block of Lincoln Boulevard, in response to authorities and studies from the scene.
Officers could possibly be seen taking the boy, West Burnett, from the store after the lady was taken into custody.
West, who has lived with an aunt for the previous yr, had final been seen at eight:35 a.m. at Coeur D’ Alene Avenue Elementary Faculty within the 800 block of Coeur D’ Alene Avenue, in accordance with a press release launched by the Los Angeles Police Division.
An Amber Alert was issued for the boy, who police stated was taken from faculty in his mom’s gold 2004 BMW 530i.
Earlier than she was arrested, Burnett-Hayer, together with her son seated within the entrance seat beside her, referred to as out from the window of her automotive to inform an ABC7 information crew that she didn’t kidnap the boy.