FLORISSANT, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Two infants were found safe just before 3:30 a.m. Wednesday following an overnight Amber Alert.

Florissant Police said a black Hyundai Tucson was stolen from a 7-Eleven on Dunn Road near Hanley just before 12:10 a.m. Police told News 4 the SUV had 2 infants, a 16-day-old boy and a 10-month-old girl, inside at the time.

2 infants found safe following Amber Alert

The father told investigators he left his vehicle running and unlocked while he went inside the gas station, and it was gone when he came out.

Around 3 a.m., authorities issued an AMBER Alert for the missing infant. 

About 30 minutes later, the stolen SUV and children were found safe about five miles away from the gas station in Moline Acres. 

This is a developing story. Turn on News 4 This Morning for updates throughout the morning.

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