Friday, August 26, 2016

AMBER ALERT for 3 Year Old from Luzerne County

The Pennsylvania State police have issued an Amber Child Abduction Alert for a 3-year-old girl from Luzerne County.

Ava Byrne was reportedly abducted by her father, Robert Byrne, 24. She was last seen in Nescopeck Borough, in Luzerne County, at 12:30 a.m Friday.

The Amber Alert says Ava has brown hair and was wearing only a diaper.

Robert Byrne is 5’9″ tall and weighs 215 pounds. He has brown eyes and black hair and is driving a 2004 Silver Hyundai Elantra with Pennsylvania plate of HKB-4681.

Anyone with information about the abduction should immediately contact the police by calling 911.

UPDATE:  1:45PM - The Amber Alert has been extended into New York State.

UPDATE (2:30PM) - Ava has been found safe in New York with her father who has been taken into custody.