A 31-year-old man has been charged after allegedly taking a child from a home in Beenleigh last night.

The Beenleigh man, who is known to the child, entered a Wardell Crescent address around 9.30pm on Saturday 19 June where it will be alleged, he assaulted a woman, before fleeing with a one-year-old girl.

Police issued an Amber Alert, and the child was located safe and well in Beenleigh around 10am Sunday morning.

The man has been charged with several offences including child stealing (Domestic Violence Offence), enter dwelling with intent (Domestic Violence Offence), assault occasioning bodily harm, common assault (Domestic Violence Offence), contravention of a domestic violence order, dangerous operation of a vehicle (Domestic Violence Offence) and evade police.

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