CATHEDRAL CITY (CBSLA) — An Amber alert was issued Thursday for two missing boys in Cathedral City.

Someone stole a 2016 white four-door Honda Accord with the kids, ages 1 and 2, inside at about 6:44 p.m., according to police.

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The boys are brothers, 1-year-old Jayden Cortez and 2-year-old Carlos Cortez, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The car with tinted windows belongs to their babysitter. It has a California license plate: 7TJR654.

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Police said the babysitter stepped out of her car momentarily when the vehicle in the 31500 block of Whispering Palms was taken.

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Call 911 if you spot the car or the children.