Noelani Robinson, Dariz Higgins

Noelani Robinson (left) and Dariaz L. Higgins (right) are seen in this combo photo. 

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police have arrested the man wanted for killing the mother of his child and abducting their 2-year-old daughter. But, there is no sign of the toddler.

Dariaz Higgins was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon on Milwaukee's northwest side. A second person was arrested for harboring a fugitive.

Amber Alert issued for missing 2-year-old girl from Milwaukee

The girl, Noelani Robinson, is still missing and an active Amber Alert remains in effect in her disappearance. Police say they are investigating leads that the child may be in St. Cloud, Minnesota or Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Higgins is charged with fatally shooting Sierra Robinson, 24, and wounding another woman Monday afternoon.

Robinson was pronounced dead at 1:23 p.m. March 11 in Milwaukee, according to the Milwaukee Medical Examiners office. Her death was ruled a homicide. Robinson was a Las Vegas resident.

 

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