Missing Little Rock infant reported found safe; alert canceled

Elijah Jackson-Wayne Everettis shown in these undated courtesy photos. (Courtesy Little Rock Police Department)
Elijah Jackson-Wayne Everettis shown in these undated courtesy photos. (Courtesy Little Rock Police Department)

Arkansas State Police late Tuesday reported that a missing infant had been found safe.

The announcement led to the canceleation of a Morgan Nick AMBER Alert for Elijah Jackson-Wayne Everett, who was 3 days old when he was reported missing.

—Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

10:48 p.m.: Alert for missing Little Rock infant canceled

The Little Rock Police Department on Tuesday night canceled a Morgan Nick AMBER Alert for an abducted 3-day-old infant.

No further details were given as of 10:45 p.m.

—Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

8:46 p.m.: Little Rock police issue alert for missing infant

The Little Rock Police Department on Tuesday night issued a Morgan Nick AMBER Alert for an abducted 3-day-old infant.

Elijah Jackson-Wayne Everett, has been missing from his home at 1405 Center St. since noon Tuesday.

Police are searching for Jessica Leona Keltner, 38, described as a white female, 5-foot-7, with dyed brown hair. The Morgan alert said Keltner was last seen wearing a black hoodie, and she may be on narcotics.

Keltner was seen leaving the residence in a red four-door passenger car of unknown make and model with damage and stickers on the rear bumper. The vehicle was reported as being driven by a Black male estimated at 6-foot-4 with a slim build and afro-style hair, wearing a red shirt.

The baby is white, has brown hair and blue eyes, and is noted as having jaundice.

—Daniel McFadin