JEFFERSON, LA. (THECOUNT) — Evelyn Miller is being sought by police after allegedly abducting her granddaughter, Andreana Miller, from a Louisiana hospital on Friday night.
Andreana Miller, 12, was taken at gunpoint from Ochsner Hospital in Jefferson Parish by the 66-year-old at 5 p.m. Friday, according to Louisiana State Police.
Evelyn Miller was last seen wearing a purple shirt and black pants. Andreana Miller was last seen wearing a hospital gown.
Evelyn Miller is believed to be armed with a revolver style pistol, police said.
Early Saturday morning officials issued a Level II Child Endangerment Alert for Andreana, who is 4 foot 7, 135 pounds.
State police said the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office had recovered the vehicle used to abduct Andreana from the hospital, reports ABCCHICAGO.
Police have released no information about the motive for the abduction nor where they could be headed.
The facility is located at, 1514 Jefferson Hwy in Jefferson, LA.
Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Andreana or Evelyn Miller can contact the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office at 504-227-1400.
Geo quick facts: Jefferson is a census-designated place in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States, on the north side of the Mississippi River. Jefferson is part of the New Orleans–Metairie–Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 11,193 at the 2010 census – Wikipedia.