AMBER Alert for 6-year-old boy from Waxahachie discontinued after he was found dead inside car

Child found dead with mother in parking garage

WAXAHACHIE, TexasUPDATE: The 6-year-old boy who was reported missing from Waxahachie and his mother, for whom police were looking in connection with his disappearance, were both found dead inside her parked car, NBC DFW reports.

The bodies were found about an hour after the AMBER Alert was issued.

Investigators were called to a parking garage after someone reported finding the mother and son unresponsive in the vehicle, NBC DFW reports.

Officials later identified the child as missing 6-year-old Phillip Oliver "Ollie" Wiedeman and his mother, 46-year-old Candace Rochelle Harbin.


An AMBER Alert has been issued as authorities ask for the public's help in finding a 6-year-old boy.

Authorities said the Waxahachie Police Department is searching for Phillip Oliver "Ollie" Wiedeman.

Police are looking for Candace Rochelle Harbin, 46, in connection with Phillip's abduction, authorities said.

Phillip is described by authorities as 4 feet tall and weighing about 50 pounds and has blond hair and blue eyes. Authorities said he was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt, tan shorts and tan shoes.

Harbin is described by authorities as 5 feet, 6 inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds and has brown hair and blue eyes. Authorities said Harbin, who was last heard from in Waxahachie, is driving a white 2012 Nissan Quest with Texas license plate FLW5767.

Law enforcement officials believe Phillip to be in grave or immediate danger, authorities said.

Anyone with information about the abduction is asked to call the Waxahachie Police Department.