Amber Alert Cancelled

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An Amber Alert that was issued by the Mansfield Police Department has been cancelled.

Authorities said the two-week old baby involved in the alert has been located and is safe. The mother is in custody.

Earlier Wednesday evening residents were asked to be on the lookout for the abducted child.

Authorities believed the mother, Mandy Jaynes had taken the two-week old child. Authorities said the mother is a known drug addict.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.