AMBER alert canceled, missing girl found

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Posted at 12:40 PM, May 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-17 16:32:00-04

SAUKVILLE (NBC 26) — UPDATE: Police said the child and young man, who is being called a "suspect", have been found.

The AMBER Alert has been canceled.


PREVIOUS: Police investigators in southern Wisconsin are searching for a missing 13-year-old girl last seen with a young man.

An AMBER Alert has been issued for Samantha Stephenson. Police said she was last seen with Brandon A. Morgan in Menomonie around 5 a.m. Sunday.

Police said it's believed that Samantha and Brandon are in a relationship. It is also believed that Brandon is currently in a manic state, police said, and his current intentions are unclear.

While their destination is unknown at this time, police said Brandon mentioned possibly heading to Minnesota. Police said in the alert that both Samantha and Brandon stated they would be going "underground" and have since cut off all communication and turned off cellphones.

Samantha was last seen wearing a white Rick and Morty hoodie, black sweat pants, glasses and police said she was shoeless. She is white, with brown hair and blue eyes. She's described as 5'3" tall and weighing 105 pounds. Brandon is white, 6'4" tall, weighs 211 pounds, and has brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Saukville Police Department at 262-284-0444.