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ORLANDO, Fla. – A search was continuing early Wednesday for a two-year-old boy snatched by an alligator and dragged into the water Tuesday night at a Walt Disney World hotel here.

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CBS Orlando affiliate WKMG-TV reports the incident happened at the Seven Seas Lagoon of the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa at about 9:30.

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings told reporters the tot is one of three children vacationing at the hotel with their parents, form Nebraska.

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Helicopters and boats were taking part in the search, as was an alligator trapper. Dive teams were on standby, Demings said.

This is a developing story.  Get the latest updates from CBS News here.

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