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Silver Alert canceled for teenage girl and infant son from northwest Indiana

Posted at 4:57 PM, Jan 23, 2020

UPDATE | Crown Point Police say the teen and her infant are safe and in the care of the Department of Children and Family Services in Illinois.


INDIANAPOLIS — A Silver Alert has been issued for a teenage girl from northwest Indiana and her infant son.

The Crown Point Police Department is looking for Caneesha Ellis, 16, and her 7-month-old son, Kannon Ellis.

Caneesha Ellis is 5-feet-5-inches tall, weighs 180 pounds and has black hair with brown eyes, while her son is 27-inches-tall, weighs 18 pounds, has black hair with brown eyes and was last seen wearing a gray fuzzy bear snowsuit.

Indiana State Police said they were last seen Thursday in Crown Point.

Anyone with information should contact the Crown Point Police Department at 219-660-0000 or call 911.