UPDATE: The Missing Child Alert has been canceled. The case has been resolved.

HOLLYWOOD, Florida (CBSMiami) - Hollywood Police have asked for the public'shelp to find a man they believe took off with his girlfriend and hisfour children, who authorities believe may be in danger.

Police are looking for James Michael Weathers, 24, and his girlfriendJulia Ann Pilkington, 22. Law enforcement believes the couple left withthe James Weathers' four children, 6-year-old Giovanni, 4-year-old Julianna and 2-year-old twins Isaac and Isaiah.

The Department of Children and Families was scheduled to remove thechildren from the Weathers' home on the 5700 block of PierceStreet on Monday morning. However, the children and the parents left beforeDCF could move them.

James Weathers has prior arrests for battery in three separatedomestic violence cases, burglary, petty theft, grand theft, recklessdriving, and cannabis possession. Pilkington doesn't have an arrestrecord in Broward County.

Hollywood Police said the couple is believed to be traveling in a 2003 blue Toyota Corolla with a Florida license plate 5537IQ.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of the children orparents you're asked to call Hollywood Police at 954-967-4411 or BrowardCounty Crimestoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477).

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