Amber Alert canceled for 9-year-old boy abducted in North Carolina, police say

North Carolina News

UPDATE: This Amber Alert has been canceled.

DURHAM, N.C. (WGHP) — An Amber Alert has been issued for a 9-year-old boy believed to have been abducted in North Carolina, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

On Friday night, Durham police said they were searching for 9-year-old Andrake Zacharich Paulk.

Police describe the child as a Black boy standing about 4 feet tall and weighing about 65 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and dark pants.

According to NCDPS, the child was abducted by Ta’Daisa Georgia-Anna Paulk. She is described as a Black 18-year-old girl standing about 5-foot-7 and weighing about 235 pounds. She has orange and black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing an orange sweater.

Officers have not yet released a photo of the child or the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Durham Police Department immediately at (919) 560-4600 or call 911.

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