MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WKRN) – A non-custodial father has been arrested after taking his daughter from a residence in the middle of the night.
The Memphis Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation issued an AMBER ALERT for Ayla Settles Tuesday morning. She is now safe.
Ayla was taken by her non-custodial father, Alvin Lloyd, from Ayla’s home at 2 a.m.
Police believe Ayla was taken with force from the home.
Police were looking for Lloyd as he fled on foot.
The TBI said Lloyd has an extensive criminal history.
Lloyd has been arrested and the little girl is being returned to her family.
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A Tennessee Statewide AMBER Alert has been issued for the Memphis Police Department for Ayla Settles, a 5-month-old black female with black hair and brown eyes.
Ayla was taken by her non-custodial father, Alvin Lloyd, from her residence at approximately 2:00 AM by force. Lloyd fled the area with Ayla on foot and is believed to still be in the area.
Lloyd has an extensive criminal history and should be approached with caution.
Ayla was last seen wearing a red onesie and Lloyd was wearing a black hoodie and blue sweatpants.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Ayla or Lloyd, please call 911 or 1-800-TBI-FIND.