FARMERS BRANCH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Farmers Branch Police detectives arrested Andrea Marie Francois in Dallas Monday afternoon in connection with a weekend Amber Alert.
Francois is currently in the Farmers Branch Detention Center charged with two counts of Kidnapping and one count of Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.READ MORE: Fight Between Brothers Ends With 1 Shot, Critically Injured And 1 Arrested In Alvarado Friday Night
Police have not said what if any relationship she had with the children.
A young boy and girl were abducted in a stolen vehicle Sunday around 3:30 p.m. in the 4000 block of Signma Road.READ MORE: 'I'm Afraid We're Going To See A Surge Of Violence' Says Texas Criminologist Following Recent Mass Shootings
The 4-year-old girl and 5-year-old boy were later found safe at a Family Dollar on Maple Avenue.
The car was later located at 7930 N. Stemmons Freeway in Dallas.MORE NEWS: Texas Grand Jury To Consider Charges In Shooting Death Of Protester Garrett Foster Last Summer