Amber Alert cancelled for 11-year-old North Texas girl reported missing in June

UPDATE: The Amber Alert for Tanya Jackson has been cancelled after police said she was found safe and is in protective custody. 

No further details were released by police.


Waxahachie police issued an Amber Alert for 11-year-old Tanya Jackson.

According to police, Jackson has been missing since June 17, but they received information overnight that confirmed she had been "abducted and that her well-being was at serious risk."


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Jackson was reportedly seen at about 8 p.m. Friday, in the 2300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue in South Dallas. She was wearing a white t-shirt with red lettering.

If you have any information about this case, you are asked to call the Waxahachie Police Department at 469-309-4563.