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UPDATE: Amber Alert canceled, child found

TOULON, Ill. (AP) -

Police say the mother of an infant reported abducted from outside the U.S. Post Office in Toulon has been arrested.

Authorities say 19-year-old Kendra Elizabeth Meaker was arrested after reporting her 3-week-old daughter had been abducted Thursday from the back seat of her vehicle.

Authorities say Mia Graci Thompson was found Thursday along a road and is in good condition.

At the time the alert was issued, state police announced they were looking for a woman driving a gold or tan Buick or Pontiac. Officials released few other details.

Toulon is about 30 miles northwest of Peoria.


An Amber Alert has been issued  by the Illinois State Police.  They reported the abduction of a 3 week old girl named Mia Graci Thompson.   Authorities say she was taken from the back seat of a vehicle in front of the Toulon Post Office in Stark County, Illinois.  The suspect's vehicle is a gold or tan Buick or Pontiac.  No license information was available.


Mia was last seen wearing a yellow onsie with a flower on the left shoulder, blue jeans with pink flowers on cuffs. 

The suspect is a white woman with brown hair.  She was wearing yellow sweat pants. 

Any with information is asked to call 911.



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