UPDATE: The NYS Amber Alert for missing twelve-year-old, McKenzie Wilson has been cancelled as of 4:39 p.m. on Tuesday (May 23, 2017.)
As found on Amber.NY.gov, “This is an AMBER Alert Cancellation. The New York State Police Machias is cancelling the AMBER Alert that was activated at 12:20 PM on 5/23/2017 regarding McKenzie Wilson.”
New York State Police have confirmed Wilson was recovered safely.
ORGINAL ARTICLE BELOW:
LYNDON, NY – New York State Police Machias have issued an AMBER Alert and is investigating a child abduction near Shady Lane in Lyndon, New York.
The abduction occurred around 5 a.m. on Tuesday (May 23, 2017) and the Amber Alert was activated the same day at 12:20 p.m.
Information from NYS Police is as follows:
“The CHILD, McKenzie R. Wilson is a White female, approximately 12 years 10 months old with strait, blonde hair and blue eyes. She is approximately 5 feet 6 inches and weighs about 100 pounds.
The SUSPECT, Joshua R. Monette is a White male, approximately 18 years old with short, black hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds. The suspect was last seen wearing Camouflage jacket, blue jeans, boots, black shirt, and carrying a black duffle bag.
The SUSPECT, John Harvey is a White male, approximately 16 years old with brown hair.
The VEHICLE has been identified as a Red pickup truck Chevy Silverado with New York license plate number CXA5836. Vehicle was stolen from the vicinity of the abduction and has a black bow tie on the front grille. Vehicle also has an extended cab.
The SUSPECT was last seen traveling Southeast on road possibly heading for Allegany Mountains.
Suspects took child under circumstances that lead police to believe the child is in imminent danger of serious bodily harm or death. Suspects are believed to be armed with handguns.
Anyone with any information on this abduction is asked to call the New York State Police Machias at (866)N Y S-AMBER or dial 911 to provide information on a report or sighting.”
This case is developing and more information will be provided as it becomes available.
All information can be found at www.amber.ny.gov