Amber Alert for 1-year-old boy

Miquis Lamont Jenkins , left, and Iyesha Catherine Gibbs (Photos: MSP)

Police: Amber Alert Canceled; 1-Year-Old Boy And Suspect Found

August 02, 2018 - 3:33 pm

GRAND RAPIDS (WWJ) - An Amber Alert has been canceled for a 1-year-old Michigan boy.

Miquis Lamont Jenkins is OK, according to police, who said both he and a suspect in his disappearance were located Thursday in Benton Harbor.

Michigan State Police had said the child was believed to be in the care of 19-year-old Iyesha Catherine Gibbs.

She often babysits the boy,  police said, and had been watching him for a few hours Wedneday when she left with the child in a silver SUV and disappeared. 

Speaking to local TV station Fox 17, Grand Rapids police said efforts were underway to bring both the baby and suspect back to Grand Rapids.

Police did not release any further details about the incident, but thanked all who helped with tips during the search.