UPDATE: 02/23/2016 4:41am Ryan Lawrence was reported taken into custody overnight. Crews are continuing to search for 21-month old Maddox Lawrence, who was not with abduction suspect Ryan Lawrence at the time.
August 1, 2015 update:Authorities said in an alert just before 2:30am that police found 16-year-old Jena Patterson unharmed and arrested Walter Lewis, the man accused of abducting her from her home on East View Drive in Wilkes-Barre. The two were reportedly found near Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, according to WNEP.
The St. Lawrence County Sheriff's has activated the New York State Amber Alert and are investigating a confirmed child abduction that occurred on State Highway 812/Mt. Alone Rd., in the town of Oswegatchie at about 7:20pm on Wednesday August 13, 2014.