Amber Alert for Elmira boy canceled

An Amber Alert issued for a 3-year-old
Elmira boy was canceled shortly before 11 a.m.
Wednesday after police located the child and the
man who took him.

Deputies removed the missing boy from the Microtel
on Lehigh Station Road in Henrietta about 10:30 a.
m.

Cpl. John Helfer of the Monroe County Sheriff’s
Office said deputies found Jacob in the hotel. He
said a concerned citizen recognized the vehicle
description from Amber Alert and followed the car to
the hotel and called police.

Helfer said four adults were taken into custody in
connection with the case.

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January 5 2010