CANCELLED: Child has been found; Amber alert for 4-month-old; could be in Charlotte area

Published 11:15 am Tuesday, July 16, 2019

RALEIGH 10:33 AM — The Bladen County Sheriff Office is searching for a missing child:   Lounnisha Renee Askew.

Lounnisha Renee Askew is a 4-month-old black female, approximately 20 inches tall, weighing 14 pounds. She has black hair, and brown eyes. She was wearing a green onesie with pink circle designs and black socks

Allegedly, there is one abductor:  Juanita Renee Askew.  Juanita Renee Askew is described as 22 years old,  black, female, 5 feet,  2 inches tall, weighing 196 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black and white T-shirt with black leggings .
The search is in Bladen County, Columbus County, Scotland County and Harnett County, with the possibility they could be in the Charlotte area.

The vehicle is a black 2011 Chevrolet Cruz LT with NC license tag number FLN-1228.If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Bladen County Sheriff Office immediately at (910) 862-6960, or call 911 or *HP.