Amber Alert Issued For Four Children On The Navajo Nation

Sep 23, 2021

An Amber Alert has been issued on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico for four missing children allegedly taken by their father.

The Peshlakai children, ages 2 to 10, were taken from the Tsayatoh community on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico allegedly by their father, Rumaldo Peshlakai.
Credit Navajo Nation Police Department

The children are 10-year-old Turquoise Ski Peshlakai, 2-year-old Rain Cloud Peshlakai, 7-year-old Rumaldo Peshlakai, Jr., and 5-year-old Coral Dawn Peshlakai. Their father, Rumaldo Peshlakai, is the suspect and described as five-foot-nine and 210 pounds with brown eyes. He’s also bald and has a goatee.

Rumaldo Peshlakai allegedly took his four children from the Tsayatoh community on the Navajo Nation in New Mexico triggering an Amber Alert.
Credit Navajo Nation Police Department

Navajo Police received a call about a domestic incident involving Peshlakai who reportedly fled the scene in a maroon GMC Yukon. The vehicle was later abandoned and he and the children are believed to be on foot near the community of Tsayatoh.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Navajo Police Department or 911. The children have been entered into the National Crime Information Center database.