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Amber Alert canceled for brother and sister in Arkansas

Police have canceled the amber alert for a brother and sister out of Malvern, Arkansas.
Credit: WNEP

MALVERN, Ark. — UPDATE 2:30 p.m. - The Amber Alert has been canceled out of Malvern, Arkansas.


12:30 a.m. - An Amber Alert has been issued for an Arkansas brother and sister.

Police in Malvern, Arkansas, said 8-year-old Emmet Jace Scharnett and his 13-year-old sister Addyson Townsend were last seen about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday at their home. 

Investigators said the two, along with their mother - 33-year-old Nicole Scharnett - were not at the home Thursday morning and haven't been seen since.

Emmet is 4’6” tall and 100 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Nicole Scharnett is 5’6” tall with brown hair and brown eyes. 

They may be traveling in a black 2008 Mercury Milan with Arkansas license plate 473-ZPJ.

Anyone with information is asked to call Malvern Police Department at 501-332-3636.

Credit: Arkansas State Police
Emmet Jace Scharnett, Addyson Townsend, Nicole Scharnett