NASHVILLE (WSMV) - Metro Police said a one-year-old child is back with his parents after an Amber Alert was issued on Wednesday night.

Police located Nolan Ishimwe was found safe shortly after midnight on Home Road in East Nashville after a citizen spotted the blue Ford Focus from the alert.

An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday night after police said a car was stolen from the Inglewood Kroger on Gallatin Pike.

The parents of the one-year-old went into the store while leaving the car running and unlocked with the child left in the car.

Police are now searching for 33-year-old Brandi Rhodes after she was seen on camera stealing the vehicle and driving off with the baby inside.

Brandi Rhodes
Suspect and baby

Medics were able to arrive on scene where the car and child were found and determined the child was unharmed and sleeping.

The child was released back to the parents.

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