Amber Alert Issued in Missouri
Update, Sunday, May 26, 7p.m.: The Colorado Bureau of Investigation said Sunday afternoon that an Amber Alert for 3-year-old Luke Turner had been canceled, and the child is safe. The father was arrested at a motel in Brandon, Manitoba in Canada at about 1:30 p.m.
The boy’s grandfather was pulled over in southwest Missouri on a warrant for second-degree kidnapping.
Original Story: The Missouri State Highway Patrol received this important information regarding an abducted child in Longmont, Colorado, Boulder County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is looking for a child who was last seen at 724 Eldora Place, Longmont, Colorado and is believed to be in danger. The suspect is the non-custodial father, with an active protection order requiring no contact with the child after previous abduction. The suspect forced entry into the residence, tazed and pepper sprayed the mother, and physically removed the child. May be en route to a residence in Willard, Missouri via I-70. If you have any information on the whereabouts of this child please contact 573-751 1000 immediately.
Luke Aaron Taylor is 3 years old, white, male, blonde hair, blue eyes, 3 foot, 28 pounds and last seen wearing a royal blue “Lightning McQueen t-shirt with light blue swim shorts.
Monty Turner is described as 51-years-old, white, male, brown hair, blue eyes, 6-foot 2-inches, 210 pounds and last seen wearing a long sleeve dark blue shirt and blue jeans.