AMBER Alert discontinued for missing 12-year-old out of Waxahachie

Tanya Jackson has been found

WAXAHACHIE, TexasUPDATE: An AMBER Alert for a missing 12 year-old out of Waxahachie, Texas has been discontinued.

The Waxahachie Police Department said previously that they were searching for Tanya Jackson. She has since been found. Waxahachie is located just south of Dallas.

Waxachachie police did not say how Jackson was found. No other information was provided.

Jackson was reported missing on Wednesday.


(Original Story)

An AMBER Alert has been issued for a missing child who police believe is in “grave or immediate danger.”

Waxahachie police say they are searching for Tanya Jackson, 12. Waxahachie is located just south of Dallas.

Jackson is 5 feet 7 inches tall and is 170 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen around 10 a.m. on Brenna Road in Waxahachie on Wednesday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Waxahachie Police Department at 469-309-4400.

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