LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (KWCH) – Two girls taken from Leavenworth have been found safe and a suspect is in custody.
The suspect’s vehicle was found by the Oklahoma Highway patrol around mile marker 6 near Erick, Okla.
At 4:30 p.m. the Kansas Bureau of Investigations learned that the Kansas Highway Patrol made an unrelated car stop on the suspect’s vehicle at 12:35 p.m. on Highway 169 near the Kansas-Oklahoma border.
The girls were in the car when the stop was made and authorities now believe Jackson is traveling in Oklahoma, Texas or Arkansas.
The KBI said that the initial call about the incident was made by an adult that discovered the homicide scene so the actual time of the incident and abduction is unknown.
Two girls are missing after the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office responded to a homicide scene in Leavenworth.
Deputies responded to the 14900 block of Hillside Road in Leavenworth after 1 p.m. and found two deceased juvenile males.
Deputies also said that two girls: Aven, 3, and Nora Jackson, 7, are now missing. The suspect in the abduction and incident is their father, Donny Jackson, 40.
Nora is described as having shoulder-length blonde-brown hair, blue or hazel eyes, and slender build. Aven is described as having shoulder-length blonde hair, blue eyes, and slender build.
Donny is 5′11″ and 190 lbs. with long brown, slightly red, hair, blue eyes, and a full beard. He drives a 2008 black Honda Accord with Kansas license plate 266MXB.
Donny is also believed to be armed, according to Leavenworth County Emergency Managment.
Call 911 immediately if you have seen a missing child, the suspect, or their vehicle.
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