NC AMBER Alert canceled after infant located


Pictured above: Lounnisha Askew and Juanita Askew – Pictures courtesy of NCDPS


The AMBER Alert has been canceled.


RALEIGH 10:33 AM — The Bladen County Sheriff Office is searching for a missing child: Lounnisha Renee Askew.

Lounnisha Renee Askew is a 4-month-old Black female, approximately 20 inches tall, weighing 14 pounds. She has black hair, and brown eyes. Green Onesie with pink circle designs and black socks

Allegedly, there is 1 abductor: Juanita Renee Askew. Juanita Renee Askew is described as 22 years old, Black, female, 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 196 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. Black and White T-Shirt with Black leggings

Bladen County, Columbus County, Scotland County, and Harnett County The vehicle is a Black. Unknown make or model 2 door passenger car with 30 day tags displayed

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Bladen County Sheriff Office immediately at (910) 862-6960, or call 911 or *HP.

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Author: WSIC editor