UPDATE: Missing child located, safe

Jashayla Hopson (Alabama Department of Public Safety 
Community Information Center)
Jashayla Hopson (Alabama Department of Public Safety Community Information Center)

KEMPER COUNTY, Miss. (WIAT) — UPDATE: According to the Alabama Department of Public Safety, the child has been located and is safe.

ORIGINAL: An Amber Alert has been issued out of Mississippi, and the suspect involved may be in Alabama.

6-year-old Jashayla Hopson was taken from school in Kemper County, Mississippi, on Tuesday afternoon.

She is African-American with black hair and brown eyes.

She is 4’2″ tall, and weighs 50 pounds. She was last seen wearing turquoise pants, a pink shirt with ice cream designs and white sandals.

She may be in a gray, 4-door sedan driven by a woman.

Investigators believe the womean could be in Alabama.

If you have any information on this Amber Alert, contact your local law enforcement.

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