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2-year-old boy from Lansing located safely, AMBER Alert canceled

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Posted at 7:57 AM, Oct 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-19 11:33:53-04
LANSING TOWNSHIP, Mich. —

UPDATE: Police say 2-year-old Phoenix Washington has been located safely and the AMBER Alert is canceled.

Original story below.

An AMBER Alert has been issued for a 2-year-old boy from Lansing Township.

The suspect is named Phoenix Washington and is a 26-year-old Black man, 5-feet-5, 160 pounds. He was driving a 2011 black Mazda 3 4-door with license plate EFM 6569.

Police say the victim is also named Phoenix Washington, who is a Black male.

According to police, the child was taken from his home by Washington on W. Michigan Ave. in Lansing Township.