Man charged with breaching domestic violence order after abducting 3yo Gold Coast boy

A MAN has been charged with breaching a domestic violence order after he kidnapped a three-year-old boy from a Hope Island childcare centre on the Gold Coast yesterday.

The man, who is known to the child, was seen putting him into a white dodge car around 3.30pm Thursday.

An urgent child abduction alert was broadcast nationally, with police finding the toddler safe and well around 9.30pm.


The man has been charged with breaching a domestic violence order, however no charges have yet been laid over the kidnapping.