Amber Alert Cancelled For Canadian Boy


By Brandon Redmond
By Alexa Tieu

Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV) UPDATE 8:58 AM: An Amber Alert issued for a missing Canadian boy across Idaho and Montana has been cancelled after his safe recovery

Officials say 3-year old Alvin Barnett has been safely located in Montana.

His father, 39-year old Robert Barnett has been taken into custody.


Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV) An Amber Alert has been issued for a child from British Columbia Canada who is believed to be in "imminent danger". The Amber Alert has been issued across the entire states of Montana and Idaho.

Robert Barnett is who police believe abducted his three-year-old son in southeastern British Columbia. Officials believe he has crossed the border into the United States.

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police identified the boy as Alvin Barnett, 3, and the abduction suspect as his father, Robert Barnett. Police said they are traveling in a blue 2002 Subaru Outback with British Columbia licence plate 347SBL.

The alert states that Alvin was taken by his biological father in Elk Valley British Columbia. The Subaru was seen crossing the border in Eureka, Montana at about 3:15 p.m Thursday. The Alert also states that the, "child is believed to be in imminent danger "

The father is described as 39 years old, 5'5" tall, with reddish-blond hair, and a scar above his right eyebrow. Alvin has brown eyes and brown hair, stands 3'9" tall and weighs 33 pounds, He was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jeans.

Police said anyone who sees them or the vehicle should not approach them, but should call 9-1-1.

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