AMBER Alert canceled after two missing Kansas children found safe, suspect arrested

AMBER Alert issued for two missing children from Leavenworth, Kansas.
AMBER Alert issued for two missing children from Leavenworth, Kansas.(MSHP)
Published: Oct. 24, 2020 at 3:43 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 24, 2020 at 7:27 PM CDT
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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (KY3) - An Amber Alert issued Saturday afternoon for two girls in Kansas has been canceled, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

Authorities were looking for Nora Jackson, 7, and Aven Jackson, 3. They have been found safe, authorities say.

Their father, Donny Jackson, 40, was a suspect in the abduction and is now in custody. The suspect vehicle, a black 2008 Honda Accord with Kansas license 266MXB, was located in Oklahoma.

The Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office in Kansas responded to a call around 1:16 p.m. in the 14900 block of Hillside. Deputies located two deceased juvenile males in a residence and determined Nora and Aven missing.

If you have any additional information, contact the Missouri State Highway Patrol or Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office.

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