Aaron Blackwell and Emma Blackwell: Amber Alert from Indiana Found

UPDATE: Both teenagers who police said were abducted at gunpoint on Monday have been returned home safely, police said.

UPDATE 3/5/15 – More information has come out about the kidnapping.  Evidently, the older sister of Emma and Aaron owed some people money and they decided to kidnap Emma and Aaron.  Aaron was tied and put into the truck of a car and after a high speed chase the people that had him crashed into a snow bank and Aaron was rescued.  Emma was being held at a separate location and then was given money to take a taxi back home.  

UPDATE:  3/2/15 – Aaron has been found in Michigan after a high speed chase with police in Detroit, but they are still searching for Emma.

“We have been working with a multi-agency task force to safely recover the children and take the suspects into custody,” said Detroit Police Department Sgt. Eren Stephens. “We are still searching for the missing female. Three suspects are in custody, including one suspect from earlier today, and two suspects were arrested this evening.”

Original story:  An Amber Alert has been activated for two who have been abducted at gun point.  Aaron Blackwell, 16, and Emma Blackwell, 13, were taken by armed suspects from their home at 1215 Lasalle Street in Indianapolis, Ind. around 3 a.m. on Monday.
Aaron was wearing a black bathrobe and Emma was wearing pink and white pajamas.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Dept. believe the teen were taken b a black male with the name of “Jay.”  Jay is described as 5’11” tall and 250 pounds with short, black hair and brown eyes.  According to WLFI, Investigators believe the kidnapping was committed by three black men driving either a black Dodge Charger or black Cadillac Escalade,

 IMPD Officer Christopher Wilburn told the Associated Press, investigators don’t believe a parent is involved in the abductions. However, he believes the crimes were not random.

Isaac Pernell, the father of the missing children, spoke with reporters Monday afternoon at the home from where they were taken, and he said he wants “his babies back,” and he thinks they were kidnapped for money.

Aaron is 5’1`11″ tall, 180 pounds and Emma is 5’5″ tall and 1590 pounds,  They both have black hair and brown eyes. 

If you have any information, please call 1-888-58AMBER

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Jerrie Dean, who is retired from Federal Law Enforcement, is the Founder of Missing Persons of America.

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