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Child found safe after Amber Alert issued in Jefferson County

Amber Alert
Posted at 10:25 PM, Nov 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-04 22:47:50-05

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio  — Update: The child was found safe.


An Amber Alert has been issued after a four-year-old girl was abducted from home by father.

Authorities said she was abducted by her father around 7 p.m. at a home in the 100 block of Pattison Avenue in Mingo Junction.

Police said he forced his way into his girlfriend's house and took his biological daughter.

He took the cell phones from inside the house and is considered armed and dangerous.

She is four-feet tall and has black shoulder-length hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen with her hair in pigtails with a blue barrette, wearing a pink coat and pink boots.

He is 32-year-old and is 5-feet-9-inches tall and weighs 165 pounds.

He has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie and royal blue sweat pants with "Nike" written on the side.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

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