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Amber Alert for 3-year-old from Long Island canceled after child was found safe; search for mother continues

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. — The Southampton Town Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert issued early Friday morning after the child was found safe. PIX11 rep...
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RIVERHEAD, N.Y. — The Southampton Town Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert issued early Friday morning after the child was found safe.

PIX11 reports that police are still searching for her mother, Patchita Tennant after police reported she abducted the child after shooting the child’s father multiple times.

Police say the father, Andrew Mitchell, was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating.