Police are searching for a 2000 to 2005 model green Jeep Cherokee related to an Amber Alert posted this morning. According to 911 that vehicle was reported in Rome near the vicinity of Riverside Drive earlier today by a caller from Anniston, Alabama.
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DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Authorities were searching Wednesday for two children who were reported kidnapped after a stranger offered to help the family when their car broke down on the side of an Atlanta-area interstate.
The family's car broke down early Wednesday and a stranger stopped to help, according to a statement by the DeKalb County police. As the mother was making arrangements for a tow truck, the stranger drove off with the children in a 2000 to 2005 green Jeep Cherokee, police said.
The two children were identified as 3-year-old Jalen Mattison and 1-year-old Amari Mattison. A police spokeswoman said she did not have the mother's name, adding the mother was with detectives Wednesday morning.
Police said the mother does not know the suspect. The family was driving a 1996 silver Volvo.
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