UPDATE, 9:48 a.m.: The man accused of abducting two girls from their West Reading home Thursday night is the girls' father, NBC10 reports.
Hostin Perez-Corza, 23, put a gun to the girls' mother's head before fleeing the home in a white Ford Expedition, according to the report.
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Pennsylvania State Police have issued an Amber alert after two young girls were abducted from West Reading on Thursday night.
The two girls -- 6-year-old Dania Perez and 8-year-old Janeth Perez -- were taken from their home by Hostin Perez-Corza, 23, according to police.
They were traveling in a white Ford Expedition SUV with license plate JJZ-5836.
Both Dania and Janeth Perez are described as Hispanic, with black hair and brown eyes. Dania is about 3 feet 4 inches tall; Janeth is about 4 feet tall.
Perez-Corza is a Hispanic male, about 6 feet 2 inches tall and 170 pounds.
The alert does not specify whether the victims are related to Perez-Corza.