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Police locate stolen car with 2 toddlers safe inside

In this image taken from video and provided by KESQ, a Cathedral City Police vehicle is at the scene where a car was stolen with two boys inside who are now missing, Thursday, March 23, 2017, in Cathedral City, Calif. Cathedral City police say the boys, 1-year-old Jayden Cortez and 2-year-old Carlos Cortez, were in a Honda Accord that was stolen in Cathedral City on Thursday night. An Amber Alert has been issued for the white, four-door accord with license plate 7TJR654. (KESQ via AP)
March 24, 2017 - 3:07 AM

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. - Two Southern California toddlers have been found safe after authorities located the car they'd been in when it was stolen.

Cathedral City police said on Twitter that the two brothers were in their babysitter's Honda Accord when she stepped out for an errand Thursday night and someone stole it.

An Amber Alert was issued identifying the boys as 1-year-old Jayden Cortez and 2-year-old Carlos Cortez.

The car and the children were found early Friday in Desert Hot Springs.

Police say they have no information on the suspect.

Desert Hot Springs is about 12 miles north of Palm Springs and about 100 miles east of Los Angeles.

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