LUBBOCK -- An Amber Alert has been issued for 2-year-old Leah Marie Aguirre, out of Crosbyton near Lubbock. She is a Hispanic female with brown hair and brown eyes.
Authorities say she was last seen Thursday, January 3 at 12:25 p.m.
According to the Crosby County Sheriff's Office, Leah's mother was under investigation by Children's Protective Services (CPS). She was told if they came to her house, she would have to hand over the child.
Authorities say a man named Miguel posed as a CPS worker and took Leah. He's described as having brown hair, brown eyes and was last seen driving a red Ford Focus.
Investigators say there are reports that the mother was trying to sell Leah to someone in Mexico for $2,000. They believe Miguel may be involved in the alleged selling of Leah in some way. Authorities are also investigating the possibility that the mother could be linked to the child's disappearance.
If you have any information on Leah or her whereabouts, please call 911 or call (806) 368-1926.