11/6 UPDATE:

New York State Police confirm the AMBER Alert has been canceled and the girls were located in Maryland.


Police have issued an Amber Alert after two eight-year-old girls reportedly were abducted on Binghamton's West Side.

According to the alert posted Thursday night, Autumn Collis and Evelyn Collis, are missing. The suspect in the abduction is 37-year-old Amanda Collis.

UPDATE: Police late Thursday night announced the woman and the children may be traveling in a black 2015 Kia Forte with Maryland license plates 9EF0726. The vehicle was last seen southbound on Interstate 81 entering Pennsylvania.

Both girls are described as white; 3 feet, 6 inches tall; weighing 52 pounds. Autumn has red hair and green eyes; Evelyn has blonde hair and gray eyes.

Amanda Collis is described as white; 5 feet, 7 inches tall; weighing 220 pounds. She has brown hair and green eyes.

Authorities say the children were abducted from 50 Park Street around 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

The Amber Alert says police believe the girls may be "in imminent danger of serious bodily harm and/or death."

Amanda Collis (Photo: Amber Alert)
Amanda Collis (Photo: Amber Alert)

People with information about Amanda Collis or the children may contact Binghamton police at (607) 772-7083 or they may call 911.

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