UPDATE: East Texas 2-Year-Old Safe Following Amber Alert; Father Arrested

CENTER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM)  – Authorities issued an Amber Alert Tuesday evening for a toddler from Center, Texas who went missing shortly after noon.

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Zimia Whitaker, 2, was last seen in the 100 block of Arcadia Road in Center.

She’s believed to be with Zenas Whitaker, 27, who may be driving a blue 2014 Jeep Compass with Texas license tag MCD4900.

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The child is 2-foot-6, weighs 30 pounds, has blonde hair and blue eyes and was last seen wearing a pink shirt and white shorts.

Zenas Whitaker is 5-foot-6, weighs about 150 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes.

Zimia Whitaker and Zenas Whitaker (credit: @TX_Alerts)

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Center is about 190 miles southeast of Dallas.