UPDATE: Amber Alert Canceled, Lucas Guinn Found Unharmed
UPDATE: According to the Russell County Sheriff's Office, the search for Lucas Guinn and his abductor, Jimmy D. Guinn, ended Friday morning with their discovery during a traffic stop in Southwest Virginia. Lucas Guinn, 11, was safely recovered during that traffic stop. Jimmy Guinn, 67, was taken into custody without incident. The Sheriff extends his sincere appreciation to the public for their vigilance during the AMBER Alert activation and the many tips and leads called in to assist with the search.
Virginia State Police Press Release
The Virginia State Police and Virginia Missing Children Clearinghouse have issued an amber alert for a child abduction on behalf of the Russell County Sheriff's Office in Russell on 03/20/2014 at 11:15 am.
The Russell County Sheriff's Office is looking for Lucas Ezra Silas Guinn, white, male, age 11 years old, height 4 feet 08 inches, weight 84 lbs, with brown eyes and brown hair, wearing red & black shirt, blue
The child is believed to be in extreme danger and was last seen at Lebanon Middle School, Lebanon, VA, Russell, VA.
The child is likely abducted by Jimmy Donald Guinn, white, male, age 67 years old, height 5 feet 11 inches, weight 235 lbs, with blue eyes and brown/partially gray hair.
They may be traveling in a 2004 purple freightliner tractor, license 78471PY, VA, unknown (possibly northbound towards West Virginia or Ohio).
Please contact the Russell County Sheriff's Office at (276)889-8033 or the Virginia State Police at 1-800-822-4453 (1-800-VACHILD).