AMBER ALERT CANCELED: 3-year-old girl found safe; suspect in custody

AMBER ALERT CANCELED: 3-year-old girl found safe; suspect in custody
Brandon Phillip Fontenot (Source: Louisiana State Police)

EVANGELINE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - An AMBER Alert for a missing 3-year-old was canceled hours after it had been issued.

Paizley Ann Fontenot was taken from her mother’s house in Ville Platte by her non-custodial father, Brandon Phillip Fontenot, 34, on Sunday just after 12:30 p.m., according to authorities.

Louisiana State Police reported it was believed they were heading towards a relative’s house in Centreville, MS in a red Dodge Ram 1500.

Sunday night, troopers said Paizley was found safe and that the suspect was taken into custody.

No other details were released.

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