8;23 a.m. update: The two children abducted from Lancaster City have been found in the Philadelphia area and are safe, state police said.

Previous: The Pennsylvania State Police have issued an Amber Child Abduction Alert for the Lancaster City Police Department.

At approximately 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Erielys Ahorrio, age 3, a Hispanic female, and John Ahorrio, age 4, a Hispanic male were abducted from a residence on Almanac Avenue in Lancaster City. These children were allegedly abducted by Eddie Ahorrio Jr, 23, and Eddie Ahoriio Sr, 47, both Hispanic males.

The children were abducted from the residence at gunpoint after an altercation. They fled the area in a black Nissan Altima with Pennsylvania registration JJG-8170.

Police Friday morning said they believe the group is traveling back to Pennsylvania after being in New Jersey.