Child abduction arrest in Caldwell

CALDWELL, Idaho- A man has been arrested and charged with child abduction.

Caldwell police were contacted by California law enforcement about Walfre Perez who was traced by cell phone to Canyon County.

California police say Perez took his small child, who he does not have custody of, from a home in California and took off to Idaho.

Perez was found at a trailer park off of Linden Street in Caldwell and arrested. An officer from the Hayward Police Department is flying in to take the child into custody and return him to his mother.