2 year old has been found safe; Suspect in police custody

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Update: The 2-year-old girl Genesis Makayla McCord has been found safe. Joe Quincy McCord has been taken into police custody after surrendering himself to Mobile police Tuesday night.

Original: Pascagoula police are searching for a murder suspect, who is on the run with a small child. Police are looking for 27-year-old Joe Quincy McCord.

According to police, McCord shot someone at Bandywood Apartments around 5:15pm and fled with a 2 year old girl. An Amber Alert has now been issued.

Police say McCord is from the Prichard, Alabama area and is driving a 2018 gray or gold Ford Fusion with Alabama tags.

He is considered armed and dangerous, and Pascagoula police ask anyone with information about McCord to call their local police department.

We will update the story as new details become available.