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FBI seeks fugitive Tyler Adams, whose baby went missing and girlfriend found deceased in Tijuana

Federal authorities are seeking the public’s help locating the father of a missing 7-month-year-old baby Mexican authorities recently found in Playas De Rosarito.
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The FBI describes Adams as 5 feet 9 inches weighing 175 pounds with brown hair. He was last seen wearing a yellow short-sleeved button-up shirt, tan pants and black running shoes. He could have swelling under his eyes.

Federal authorities are seeking the public’s help locating the father of a missing 7-month-year-old baby Mexican authorities recently found in Playas De Rosarito. 

Tyler Adams, a 50-year-old United States Citizen was identified by the FBI as the father of Valentina Sabean. He is a suspect in the murder of his girlfriend, 40-year-old Racquel Sabean, whose decomposed remains were found late last month in Tijuana inside an abandoned vehicle. 

The FBI said Adams obtains more than a dozen aliases and used the alias, Aaron Bane, along with fake identification to cross the San Ysidro Port of Entry at approximately 1:30 p.m. 

Mexican authorities detained Adams on Wednesday but remained uncooperative during questioning regarding Sabean's murder. He eventually left Mexico. 

Attorney General Office of Baja California issued an Amber Alert on June 8, after the trio reportedly left for Mexico on April 17. The Amber Alert identified Adams as “Paul W. PH”. 

Mexican authorities canceled the Amber Alert on Thursday after finding the baby in good health. The seven-month-old baby will remain in protective custody, according to the FBI. 

According to an FBI news release,  Adams is “a wanted fugitive” in Hawaii on a second-degree escape charge. 

The FBI describes Adams as a White man with brown hair, standing 5 feet 9 inches and about 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing a yellow short-sleeved button-up shirt, tan pants, and black running shoes. They noted possible swelling under his eyes. 

Adams is known to use at least 15 aliases: Aaron Lee Bain, Aaron Lee, Aron Lee, Paul Wilson Phipps, Paul Wilson Phillps, David Smith, Dominic Braun, David Phillips, Kevin Schoolcraft, Kevin Kennedy, Michael Whittman, Lance Irwin, Brice Johnson, Matthew Kashani, Taylor Chase, and Joshua Smith.

Anyone with information about Adams’ whereabouts was asked to contact the FBI at (800) 225-5324 or tips.fbi.gov, or San Diego County Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477, or online at sdcrimestoppers.org.