UPDATE: The AMBER ALERT has been canceled. The little girl was found safe and the suspect is now in custody. Please read the original story below.
An AMBER ALERT has been issued for a 3-year-old girl named Jal’ah Ware. She is missing from her home in Jacksonville, Arkansas.
The young child was reportedly abducted by her biological father, 21-year-old Jal’on Ware. According to Missingkids.org, the suspect opened fire — shooting and physically assaulting an unidentified male victim — during an aggravated residential burglary before taking off with his daughter.
Little Jal’ah is black with black hair and brown eyes. She stands roughly three feet tall and weighs about 30 pounds.
Jal’on is black with black hair and brown eyes; he is 5’4” tall. No other details about the suspect were immediately provided other than the fact that he is “armed and dangerous.”
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The two may be riding in a white 2018 Jeep Cherokee with a temporary Arkansas license plate. A license number was not given.
To report a sighting, please call 911 or the Jacksonville Police Department directly at (501) 985-2802.
This story is developing and will be updated as more information becomes available. In the meantime, please join us in prayer for this child’s safe return home.
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