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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.

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.

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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