Four days ago, 3-year-old Kamille McKinney was abducted. The police are searching for her. On Wednesday, reports had come that she had been found. But it turns out, and those reports were false.
Jefferson County Sheriff Mark Pettway had told CBS 42, on Wednesday afternoon, that Kamille McKinney has been found, and she is safe and sound. But Sergeant Johnny Williams of Birmingham Police denied this report. Sergeant Johnny Williams said that the reports of McKinney being found are false.
On Tuesday, the police had received a lead about an apartment complex on Jefferson Avenue. After this, the Birmingham Police Department conducted an extensive search of the apartment complex on Jefferson Avenue. But it turns out, and the search was in vain. The Birmingham Police Department gave out a statement, saying that they have not yet found her. The investigation is going on, and the police department is looking for new leads.
The apartment complex on Jefferson Avenue was the apartment of the suspect.
Three-year-old Kamille McKinney was last seen playing outside during a birthday party on Saturday night. The party was held near her apartment block.
According to eyewitnesses, Kamille was abducted from outside a birthday party. Eyewitnesses reported that they saw a man and woman lured the three-year-old child towards a dark SUV. They lured Kamille towards the SUV with candy. After she came towards the car, the man picked up Kamille McKinney and placed her in the car. After putting her, they drove off.
The Birmingham Police Department released photos of the SUV and male suspect. The suspect has been located, and even the SUV was taken into custody on Sunday night. The suspect is said to live at the same apartment complex as Kamille McKinney. The man’s girlfriend was also taken into custody.
Kamille McKinney has still not been found, and there are about three search teams that are looking for her.