UPDATE Subject Of Amber Alert Found In Lauderdale County
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Authorities have canceled an Amber Alert for a Kemper County girl after she was found Wednesday in Lauderdale County.
Authorities say in a news release that 6-year-old Jashayla Hopson has been taken to Rush Hospital in Meridian for observation.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol says the case has been turned over to the FBI. They did not say if any arrest has been made. No other details have been released.
Authorities say Hopson was last seen at East Kemper Elementary School in Scooba around noon Tuesday, when she left with an unidentified woman.
Hopson’s family discovered she was missing when she did not get off the school bus.