UPDATE 7/2/17 – Authorities announced during a press conference, that the body of Shavon Randle was found in an Oak Cliff home along with that of an unidentified man. The man is known by police but his name has not been released. Four people have been arrested in connection with this crime including Laquon Wilkerson, 30, of Dallas, who was not one of the persons of interest originally. Titus is still at large.
An Amber Alert has been activated for Shavon Le’Faye Randle, 13, missing from the 1300 block of Southridge Drive at about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 28 in Lancaster, Texas. An unknown caller contacted Shavon’s parents twice on Wednesday, Sgt. Eric Alexander, of the Lancaster Police Department, told HuffPost. The caller stated he had Shavon and he would “harm her” if they contacted police, Alexander said.
The Dallas Morning News reported that a family member told police that she had received a phone call from a man who threatened to hurt Shavon and said she was being held against her will.
The FBI has issued a $25,000 reward for information leading to her safe return. Eric Jackson, Special Agent in Charge of the Dallas field office, stated in a press conference that they were still searching for Shavon along with two people believed to have knowledge of her abduction, Michael Titus, 19, and Devontae Owens, 24, reported NBC 5 Dallas. There is no theory as to why they Shavon would have been kidnapped.
Later authorities added Darius Fields, 26 and Laporshya Polley, 26 as being tied to the kidnapping also.
Shavon is described as standing 5’5″and 120 pounds. She has black hair, brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and blue basketball shorts. a possible suspect vehicle was seen in the area and described as a white, four-door sedan with dark paint damage on the rear-end passenger side of the car.
Anyone with information about the Shavon’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Lancaster Police Department at 972-218-2711.