UPDATE: Missing children found after Amber Alert

UPDATE: 9:56:
LEESBURG, Ga. -- Two missing children were found Wednesday night after an Amber Alert issued in south Georgia.
 
WALB-TV reports that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation activated a Levi's Call, Georgia's Amber Alert, for 10-month-old Steven Griffin and 2-year-old Stevie Hepnes who were both abducted from Leesburg, Ga., a town about 176 miles south of Atlanta.
 
The two children were soon found. Officials believe they were snatched by parents who did not have custody of them, 32-year-old Mallory and 52-year-old Steven Johnson.
 
WALB reported that the children were at a home in Leesburg where they had been placed by the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services.
 
Griffin is described as a white male who has blonde hair and brown eyes. He is about 2 feet tall and 20 pounds.
 
Hepnes is described as a white female who also has blonde hair and brown eyes. She is about 40 pounds.

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LEESBURG, Ga. (WXIA) -- Authorities across the state are looking for two missing children from south Georgia, Wednesday.

WALB-TV reports that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation activated a Levi's Call, Georgia's Amber Alert, for 10-month-old Steven Griffin and 2-year-old Stevie Hepnes who were both abducted from Leesburg, Ga., a town about 176 miles south of Atlanta.

Griffin is described as a white male who has blonde hair and brown eyes. He is about 2 feet tall and 20 pounds.

Hepnes is described as a white female who also has blonde hair and brown eyes. She is about 40 pounds.

The suspects, 32-year-old Mallory and 52-year-old Steven Johnson are believed to be heading north on I-85 toward Atlanta in a white 1998 Ford F150 with the Georgia license plate RBN8092.

Mallory is described as a white female with brown hair and blue eyes. She is about 5 feet 7 inches tall and 140 pounds. 

Steven is a white male with gray hair and hazel eyes. He is about 5 feet 10 inches tall and 192 pounds.

No photos are yet available.

Anyone with information on the suspects is asked to call 911 immediately.  The Lee County Sheriff's Office can be reached at 229-759-6012.

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An Amber Alert has been issued at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday.

Stevie Hepnes (2 years old), Steven Griffin (10 months old) were last seen Nov 30, 2016 in Leesburg, Ga.

The children were taken by the suspects from Leesburg, Georgia. The vehicle was last seen traveling north on Interstate 85 toward Atlanta.

Vehicle:

1998 Ford F150, White

Georgia license plate #RBN8092

If you have information, contact:

Lee County Sheriff's Office

Call: 229-759-6012

 


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