An Amber Alert is in effect as police search for a little girl who was abducted by her father from inside a Queens homeless shelter late Friday night.
Police suspect 24-year-old Jerome Pippins took his 8-month-old daughter August Pippins from her mother at a shelter in the 9000 block of Van Wyck Expressway 10 p.m.
Authorities say he forcibly removed the child before running away southbound on the Van Wyck Expressway Service Road.
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