The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is looking for a China Grove woman who was charged with abducting a 3-year-old boy Aug. 2.
According to the sheriff's office, Edwin Bender has full custody of his son Dakota Bender. The boy's mother, Kesha Bender, 22, of Homer Corriher Road, has no parental rights.
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On Aug. 2 Dakota and his father met Kesha Bender at Keith's Auto Sales in China Grove, according to the sheriff's office. While Edwin Bender was inside the building, Kesha Bender left with the child in a 2000 GMC Yukon with N.C. license tag NVN9227.
Investigators obtained a warrant for Kesha Bender's arrest. They believe she may be in Texas with the child.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the sheriff's office at 704-216-8700.