By Jueseppi B.
Missing Kentucky 2-year-old found safe, man arrested
Authorities said Jaylynn Maxey was taken by her non-custodial father Joshua Yaeger and was believed to be in danger.
Police say Maxey was found at about 12:15 a.m. on I-65 near Upton, Ky. and Yaeger was arrested without incident.
An abandoned car Yeager had previously stolen at a Circle K was found Tuesday night, according to officers.
Investigators say Yeager is also the suspect in a Shepherdsville bank robbery that occurred Monday.
Maxey was taken to Hardin Memorial Hospital but officials have not said whether it’s due to injuries sustained or for observation.
No further details have been released at this time.
Vehicle found in active Amber Alert issued for missing girl
SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) — The vehicle associated with an Amber Alert that was issued for a missing 2-year-old girl has reportedly been found in a Circle K parking lot on Arthur Street.
Amber Alert canceled after 2-year-old girl found safe in KY; father in custody
LOUISVILLE, KY -
1:45 p.m. UPDATE:
Kentucky State Police found a 2-year-old girl and her father near Upton, Kentucky on Tuesday night after an Amber Alert was issued.
Authorities said Jaylynn Maxey is safe and in good health. Her father, Joshua Yaeger, was taken into custody.
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