Amber Alert canceled for kidnapped St. Louis toddler

POSTED: 01:26 PM CDT Jul 03, 2013    UPDATED: 03:23 PM CDT Jul 03, 2013 
Brian Grant and Demi Grant
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -

The Amber Alert has been canceled for a missing toddler allegedly taken by her father.

According to affiliate KTVI, St. Louis County Police say Demi Grant, 10 months old, was taken by her father, Brian Grant, 23, Wednesday morning.

Police say around 9 a.m. Wednesday, Grant kicked in the child’s mother’s apartment door in the 2600 block of Vanity Fair in north St. Louis County.

He reportedly forced the 21-year-old woman and child into his tan Ford Explorer. Police say he was armed.

The mother told police she jumped from the car at Jennings Station and Hord. Grant and the child are still at large.

KTVI is reporting Demi Grant was found at an acquaintance of her father's in St. Louis County. Brian Grant remains on the loose.

Grant is described as a black male, 5’10" tall, weighing 150 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

Anyone with information should contact the St. Louis County Police at (314) 889-2341.