Penn hills girl abducted. Police Confirm Nalani Johnson Found Dead In Blairsville

Amber Alert Canceled, Abducted 16

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An Amber Alert has been issued after a 2-year-old was abducted in Penn Hills, according to police. We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. The Allegheny County detectives had contacted the fire department Monday to conduct the search, Smith said. Authorities found the body of 2-year-old Nalani Johnson on Tuesday at Pine Ridge Park in Indiana County, Indiana County District Attorney Patrick Dougherty confirmed in a press conference. Nancy, who works as a ride-hailing driver, had spent several hours with the father, a friend of his and the child before the alleged kidnapping in Penn Hills, he said. We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

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Nalani Johnson Found: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

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Nancy was charged with kidnapping, custodial interference and concealment of the whereabouts of a child, all felonies. She was last seen in Penn Hills Borough, Allegheny County, which is located near Pittsburgh. She was taken out of the home by police and Rodgers was discovered two hours later hiding in the basement. Nalani is described as a black female with black hair and brown eyes. We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions.

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Death of little girl who was reported kidnapped ruled a homicide

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He swore profusely as he was taken to police headquarters where he's been charged with her kidnapping. Her preliminary hearing is scheduled for noon Sept. An amber alert was issued for her after she was allegedly beat up in her Penn Hills home then kidnapped around 3. She was wearing a black shirt, black sandals, and a floral-designed skirt. A Penn Hills police officer spotted the Yaris about 7:30 p.

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Amber Alert issued for 2

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Aquil was taken to a hospital for her minor injuries. Nancy said Johnson told her to give Nalani to the woman who flagged her down. Source: Allegheny County Jail The Pine Ridge Park was a stopping point for Nancy, cell phone tracking showed, before returning to the Pittsburgh area. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. A prayer vigil took place at Cribbs Field in Verona on Monday night. .

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AMBER ALERT: FBI joins search for missing tot girl allegedly taken from Penn Hills by UBER DRIVER [URGENT]

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By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information. The father of Nalani has a very different story from Sharena Nancy. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A pending preliminary hearing for Rodgers is scheduled for January 28. Rescue boats from Lloydsville, New Alexandria and Bradenville fire departments put three boats into Loyalhanna Creek at New Alexandria.

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Missing Pittsburgh girl,16, found in ex

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An Amber Alert to find the 2-year-old was in effect from Saturday through Tuesday. But these suggestions should be sent To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Allegheny County police said they believe the child was abducted about 5 p. You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive. The Toyota Yaris was seen traveling between 5:30 and 7:30 p. But a cause of death for Nalani Johnson won't be determined until officials review the toddler's medical records and more tests are completed. She was last seen at the intersection of Bryant and Clay Drives in Penn Hills.

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Amber Alert Canceled, Abducted 16

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Johnson has black hair and brown eyes. He faces charges of kidnapping a minor, burglary, unlawful restraint of a minor, terroristic threats, simply assault, harassment and criminal mischief. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. Aquil is the niece of wrestler Kurt Angle who won gold at the 1996 Olympics for freestyle wrestling She was found first in the early hours of Thursday morning suffering bruises to her face in the living room of her ex-boyfriend's house. Nancy said that she drove near Blairsville and then turned around.

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AMBER ALERT: FBI joins search for missing tot girl allegedly taken from Penn Hills by UBER DRIVER [URGENT]

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The event was coordinated by James Grantz, pastor of the up and coming Reverse Church in Verona. Through the course of the investigation, it has been determined that the female drove to Monroeville shortly thereafter. And this isn't his first run-in with the law. Rodgers was arrested this past March for an alleged Jan. Family and friends of the Johnsons gathered to pray for the parties involved in the case, searchers and law-enforcement and for Nalani safe return. Raihan Uddin is the husband of Sharena Nancy.

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