Baby taken from hospital by father in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Police in Memphis have issued an alert after the father of a two-month-old baby snatched the child from a hospital.

Authorities say 8-week-old Adrien Delk Jr. was taken by his father early Thursday from Methodist North Hospital. The police statement said 24-year-old Adrian Delk Sr. was armed with a knife.

The father is described as a male black, who is bald, 5-feet-10 and weighs about 160 pounds. He was dressed in a black jacket, blue shirt and dark pants.

Tips should be phoned to Memphis Police at (901) 545-2677