An Amber Alert was issued aboriginal Tuesday greeting successful East Texas for 2 children who were abducted by a 32-year-old man, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.
Ashlynn Wells, 10, and Desmond Wells, 11, were past seen astatine 1:15 p.m. Monday successful the Cherokee County metropolis of Rusk, astir 40 miles southbound of Tyler.
Ashlynn was past seen wearing a peach T-shirt, peach shorts and grey oregon pinkish Nike shoes. She is achromatic with blond hair, 5-feet 2-inches tall, has bluish eyes and weighs 109 pounds.
Desmond was past seen wearing a bluish oregon achromatic T-shirt, grey shorts and Wolverine hiking boots. He is achromatic with blond hair, 5-feet 5-inches tall, has brownish eyes and weighs 154 pounds.
The alert said Jesse Ray Schmidt, 32, is wanted successful transportation with their abduction, DPS said. He is white, 5-feet 10-inches tall, has brownish hair, hazel eyes and weighs 160 pounds. Schmidt is believed to beryllium driving a achromatic 2012 Honda Civic with Texas licence sheet BNX6155.
The 3 were past seen successful the 11200 artifact of U.S. 84 West, connected the eastbound broadside of the metropolis of Rusk.
Anyone with accusation connected the lawsuit is asked to telephone the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office astatine 903-683-2271.