BELLFLOWER, Calif - An Amber Alert has been issued for two young girls abducted from their home in Bellflower.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says the girls were taken by their father, 34-year-old Steven Litwin.
The girls have been identified as 6-year-old Natalya Litwin and 2-year-old Katelyn Litwin.
Authorities say Steven Litwin has made threats to harm his two daughters.
Litwin is White, stands about 6'4" tall and weighs around 165 pounds. He has brown hair and eyes, and has tattoos on his left forearm.
Natalya Litwin is about 3'6" tall and 50 pounds, with brown hair and eyes.
Katelyn Litwin is approximately 2' tall and 45 pounds, also with brown hair and eyes.
They are thought to be driving a silver Mercury Mountaineer SUV, with the license plate number 5LGE045, and may be headed to Oakdale, Connecticut