MISSING: Zanaya Thomas age 5. At this time believed to be with James Hardges age 24.
Today at approximately 6 pm, officers responded to 14201 Kingsford Rd for a 5 year old female possibly kidnapped by known male, her mother’s live in boyfriend. On arrival officers spoke with the mother who reported that James Hardges came to the residence with a group of people, one armed with a firearm and that Hardges took the child. This incident possibly stemmed from accusations over the child being assaulted in some way by another occupant of the house. Officers have checked numerous locations for the child and Hardges and have been unable to locate them. It is believed that Hardges is traveling back to Pennsylvania where he, the child’s mother and the child reside. At this time the child is not believed to be in danger. An amber alert is being initiated.
Suspect vehicle: Maroon GMC envoy PA plate LLF6539