UPDATE: Child abducted in Virginia Beach found safe outside of Charlotte

UPDATE: Child abducted in Virginia Beach found safe outside of Charlotte

Police say the child is believed to be in extreme danger.

VIRGINIA BEACH, V.A. (WITN) – Virginia Beach Police Department is now confirming that Zuri Dorsey, who was abducted in Virginia Beach, has been found safe outside of Charlotte.

27-year-old Deandre Dorsey, who is the suspect in the abduction, is now in custody according to Virginia Beach Police.

The original story can be found below:

The Virginia State Police issued an AMBER Alert on behalf of the Virginia Beach Police Department, for a child abduction that occurred on December 9, 2023 at 7:15 am.

Zuri Dorsey is believed to be in extreme danger and was last seen at her residence at 1351 Sapphire Drive in Virginia Beach.

She is described as a 2-year-old black female with brown hair and brown eyes, standing 2 feet tall and weighing 34 pounds.

The child is believed to have been abducted by 27-year-old Deandre Alante Dorsey described as a black male with brown hair and black eyes, standing 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 160 pounds.

Deandre Dorsey

Deandre Dorsey (Elizabeth A. Vazquez/)

Police say he was now last seen wearing blue sweatpants with writing on the side of the legs.

Authorities say they may be traveling in a red 2016 Honda Accord with North Carolina license plates of RAZ9972.

For further information contact the Virginia Beach Police Department at (757) 385-4401 or visit vsp.virginia.gov/active-alerts