Amber Alert in effect for three missing Idaho children


Three children have been declared missing from Caldwell City, Idaho, resulting in an Amber Alert being issued to the state of Idaho.
Lewis Dunn, 10, Kaylee Dunn, 9, and Kadyn Simon, 6, are believed to be in imminent danger, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

The children were last seen in a gold 2006 Pontiac Montana minivan with Idaho license plate 2CJN683, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

Jason “Travis” Simon and Sarah Joy VanOcker-Dunn are believed to have the children, but were not allowed to leave the state, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

They were last seen in Arcadia, California, on June 8, and Sparks, Nevada, on June 12, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

A $100,000 warrant for sex abuse of a child under 16 is in effect for Simon, and a $150,000 warrant is in effect for felony custodial interference is in effect for VanOcker-Dunn, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

The Amber Alert was approved Monday afternoon after a dozen protesters advocated on the steps of the Idaho Statehouse calling for law enforcement to issue the Amber Alert for the children, according to the Idaho Statesman.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Caldwell Police Department at 208-455-3115, or to call 911.



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