AMBER Alert canceled for North Carolina infant

Posted at 11:42 AM, Jul 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-16 14:32:26-04

The Bladen County Sheriff Office was searching for a missing child, 4-month-old Lounnisha Renee Askew.

The alert for Lounnisha was canceled around 2:15 p.m., but officials did not give any further information.

Police believed that 22-year-old Juanita Renee Askew was the abductor. Askew is described as a black female, 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 196 pounds. She has black hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a black and white t-shirt with black leggings.

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