Lenoir Amber Alert canceled

Zachary Watson – Picture courtesy of NCDPS


This Amber Alert has been canceled after sources report the child was found safe and Watson was arrested.  There are conflicting reports as to where the two were found.


RALEIGH 7:35 PM — The Lenior Police Department is searching for a missing child: Rylee Scott Watson.

Rylee Scott Watson is a 2-year-old White female, approximately 18 inches long, weighing 30 pounds. She has blonde hair, and unknown eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink striped dress, and pink light up sketcher shoes.

Allegedly, there is 1 abductor: Zachary Scott Watson. Zachary Scott Watson is described as 31 years old, White, male, 6 feet 0 inches tall, weighing 170 pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes. TATTOO LEFT ARM CROSS TATTOO RIGHT ARM SUN;”AYDEN” W/STARS

Last seen at Jason Place in Lenoir, NC Traveling east bound towards Mooresville or Wilkesboro, NC The vehicle is a Black 2014 Toyota Tundra with NC license tag number EKT-5702. The black 2014 Toyota Tundra has a broken out rear window

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Lenior Police Department immediately at (828) 757-2100, or call 911 or *HP.

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Author: WSIC editor