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    IL - Landen Snethen - 4 years old - Thompsonville - 28 June 2010


    Amber alert issued for missing Illinois child
    By Len Wells
    Evansville Courier & Press
    Posted June 28, 2010 at 6:05 p.m., updated June 28, 2010 at 6:05 p.m.

    THOMPSONVILLE, Ill. — Illinois State Police are investigating the abduction of a 4-year-old boy from a home in rural Hamilton County, Ill., allegedly by his mother.

    The child, Landen Snethen is described as a white male, 3 feet tall, 55 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was allegedly taken by force at 2:12 p.m. Monday from the home of a relative on Route 3 in Thompsonville, Ill. Landen was last seen wearing gray underwear.

    Police are searching for the boy’s noncustodial mother, Brooke A. Burnett, 24, of Johnston City, Ill. She is believed to be driving a silver 2000 Dodge Stratus with expired Illinois license A 326887.

    Brooke Burnett is described as 5 feet, 10 inches, 200 pounds, with red hair and green eyes. She was wearing a black dress when last seen with Landen. According to police, an active order of protection was in force against Burnett at the time of the abduction.

    Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Burnett or Landen is asked to dial 911.
    Last edited by summer_breeze; 06-28-2010 at 08:28 PM.

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    Update: Amber Alert Canceled in Illinois

    The Amber Alert has been called off.


    Doesn't say why. Looking elsewhere. I hope Landen is safe.

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    Illilnois child found safe after Amber Alert

    The non-custodial mother of a 4-year-old Hamilton County, Ill., boy faces felony home invasion and kidnapping charges after she allegedly used force to take the child from the home of a relative in Thompsonville, Ill., Monday afternoon.


    Burnett and her son were found shortly before 6:30 p.m. Monday at a Super 8 Motel in Okawville, a small Washington County, Ill., town just off Interstate 64, not far from the Metro East St. Louis area.


    Around 6:20 p.m. Monday, an Illinois State Police officer spotted the suspect’s silver 2000 Dodge Intrepid at the Super 8 motel in Okawville. Burnett was apprehended without incident. Landen was reported to be safe.


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