Two young children snatched by their father are believed to be hiding out in Birmingham, police have told ITV Central.
Na'llah Khan, two, and her 10-month-old brother Sulailman were last seen with their father Saleem Tahir and grandmother Denise Smith-Sellers on Bristol Road in Selly Oak, Birmingham.
Chief Inspector Jane Hewitt, from Staffordshire Police, said officers believe they have not left the city.
She urged anyone else with any information on the family's whereabouts to call police on 0300 123 4455.
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Scotland Yard said the male youths will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Saturday.
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Greater Manchester Police said "inquiries are ongoing to fully understand the circumstances of the incident."