Two boys missing, Amber Alert issued | Delaware Online

An AMBER Alert has been issued as Wilmington police search for two missing children and their babysitter.

Two boys, 5-year-old Zion Coverdale-Dixon of Wilmington and 3-year-old Jihad Bailey of Smyrna, were last seen at 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday, April 19 at the 500 block of Shearman St. in Wilmington, police say.

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A former teacher accused of kidnapping a ‘troubled’ teenager has been arrested in California – The Washington Post

During the nearly six weeks that Tad Cummins and 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas were missing, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation received more than 1,500 tips.

Late Wednesday night, the tip they were desperately hoping for finally arrived.

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AMBER Alert subject Elizabeth Thomas now missing for a month | WZTV

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WZTV) — Thursday marks one month since Tennessee AMBER Alert subject Mary Catherine Elizabeth Thomas and her accused kidnapper Tad Cummins have been missing.

Thomas, 15, and her former Maury County teacher Cummins, 50, were reported missing March 13.

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Amber Alert issued for missing 11-year-old girl in Charlotte after guardians found dead |

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – An Amber Alert has been issued for an 11-year-old girl reported missing after her guardians were found dead at her home in Charlotte.

Arieyana Simone Forney is described as a 5-foot-3-inch African-American female weighing about 130 pounds with long, black straight hair and brown eyes.

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More Than 1,000 Tips Lead Nowhere in Search for Missing Teen Allegedly Abducted by Tennessee Teacher | KTLA

The search for teenager Elizabeth Thomas and the high school teacher police believe kidnapped her two weeks ago has generated more than 1,000 leads, most of them fruitless, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Monday.

Though some of the tips remain under investigation, authorities have not been able to confirm anyone actually saw the girl or her alleged abductor, spokesman Josh DeVine said.

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Tennessee Authorities Plead With Public in Search for Missing Teen – NBC News

Authorities in Tennessee pleaded with the public on Monday to scour parking lots, campgrounds, parkland and other rural properties for any sign of a missing 15-year-old girl and her alleged abductor — a former teacher who was allegedly seen kissing the teen earlier this year.

Josh DeVine, a spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, attributed this new urgency to a marked lack of confirmed sightings in the week since Elizabeth Thomas reportedly vanished with 50-year-old Tad Cummins and an Amber alert was sent out.

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N.J. Missing Children: Search For 18 Endangered Kids Continues – Mendham, NJ Patch

There’s no Amber Alert for it. But in New Jersey, there are at least 18 children who have been missing for months, or even years.

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children works to let people know that there is still a chance to recover these children who, most likely, are endangered.

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