Stories tagged with: Amber Alert

May 1, 2013 - 6:48am
1 year 17 weeks ago

 An amber alert issued Wednesday morning for a 4-year-old Columbus boy has been canceled.

Authorities said the child was located and is safe. 

4-year-old Andrian Johnson was taken from 930 Ellsworth Avenue in Columbus around Midnight Wednesday. The child was not believed to be harmed, but is being taken to a hospital as a precaution. Police have yet to release details of how the child was returned.

Though the boy is with his family, authorities said that the man...

May 1, 2013 - 5:18am
1 year 17 weeks ago

 An amber alert has been issued throughout the State of Ohio. 

Authorities say that residents should be on the lookout for 4-year-old Andrian Johnson. He is described as a black male, 3 feet tall weighing 40 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was taken around Midnight Wednesday.

The child was last seen at 930 Ellsworth Avenue in Columbus wearing a blue and grey shirt, black pants, blue shoes and a grey jacket with red stripes.

Authorities believe Johnson is...

April 13, 2013 - 9:50am
1 year 19 weeks ago

The Amber Alert issued on Saturday morning has been canceled and it appears the girl made up the story.

Officials say Elizabeth Oakes, 17, "was found safe and the Amber Alert has been canceled."

According to Lt. Chris Phipps, Oakes made up the story because she got into a fight with her mother late last night. Lt. Phipps says that Oakes has been taken to the Muskingum County Juvenile Detention Center and will be charged with falsification, inducing panic and...

April 13, 2013 - 7:29am
1 year 19 weeks ago
An Amber Alert has been issued in Muskingum County. The suspect is an unknown male. Be on the lookout for a missing or abducted child from Muskingum County. The child was last seen at 1256 Wheeling Avenue in Zanesville Saturday at 5:50 a.m. The suspect is believed to be driving a gold 1998 Chevy Malibu four door with Ohio license plate FOZ4571. The child's name is Elizabeth D. Oakes. She is 17-years-old She is described as a white female 5 feet 7 inches tall weighing 165 pounds with brown...
March 1, 2012 - 10:37pm
2 years 25 weeks ago

A statewide Amber Alert has been canceled for a girl who was taken by her non-custodial mother in Columbus.

The child was last seen at 5274 Butternut Court in Columbus around 4:45 p.m. The missing child was Jasmine Bishara.

The suspect Christine Bishara, the child's non-custodial mother, is in custody. Police say she is schizophrenic, paranoid, homicidal and suicidal.

The child was found safe.

July 28, 2011 - 7:39am
3 years 4 weeks ago

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing child.

Officials from Montgomery County said 39-year-old Dewayne Wills took his son from a moving van in Dayton around 1:30 Thursday morning.

The suspect is armed with a handgun and fired shots at the vehicle during the abduction. Wills is described as a black male with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white V neck t-shirt and black cargo pants.

The 2-year-old child's name is Dewayne Wills Jr. He's a black...

July 8, 2010 - 6:02pm
4 years 7 weeks ago

An Amber Alert has been issued out of Miami County, Ohio.

Authorities are looking for seven-year-old Zane Bedinger. Zane is described as a four-foot-tall, white male. He has blond or strawberry hair and brown eyes. He was last seen on Towne Park Drive in Troy, Ohio. He was wearing grey swimming trunks with black flowers.

He is believed to be with 50-year-old Jeff Bedinger. Authorities say the suspect is armed with a handgun and is wanted for questioning in a homicide in Troy,...

April 2, 2010 - 3:14pm
4 years 21 weeks ago

A couple that sparked a state wide Amber Alert is headed to jail.

33-year-old Jeremy Ryan and 30-year-old Kristina Ryan appeared in Zanesville Municipal Court Friday, each facing a charge of interference with custody.

Last Friday the Ryans, who do not have custody of their 14-month-old son Zechariah, sparked an Amber Alert when they took the boy from a home on Sevall Street in Zanesville. Authorities were concerned for the child's safety, because they said the two were known drug...

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