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Amber Alert canceled for kidnapped Oregon boy

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:37:58 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 23 2013 11:58:10 AM CST
SKYLAR COULCER-JARDING
THE DALLES, Ore. -

An Amber Alert in effect for a 5-year-old boy kidnapped from The Dalles, Oregon was canceled Wednesday morning.

According to police, just before 6 a.m., Brian DePriest, 36, broke into a house and assaulted two adults inside with a hammer. Then he grabbed 5-year-old Skylar Coulcer-Jarding, hopped into a stolen car and sped off.

The alert was canceled around 8:30 a.m. Police said Skylar is safe and DePriest is in police custody.

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