UPDATE: Jocelyn Van Duyn found safe with biological father

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TUESDAY 12/15/2020 9:32 a.m.

WALWORTH, Wis. (WFRV) – The Amber Alert issued on Monday night for 10-year-old Jocelyn T. Van Duyn from Walworth has been canceled.

Officials reported on Tuesday morning that Amber has been located and is safe. Jocelyn was reportedly found with her biological father, 33-year-old Jonathan Van Duyn.

The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) reports that FBI Indianapolis Division SWAT and Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office took Jonathan into custody and will be held in Indiana before being extradited to McHenry County, Illinois where he is wanted on an active warrant for failure to appear.

The DOJ says Jocelyn’s family is traveling to Indiana to reunite with her.

AMBER ALERT: Authorities searching for 10-year-old Wisconsin girl

MONDAY 12/14/2020 11:09 p.m.

WALWORTH, Wis. (WFRV) An Amber Alert has been issued for a 10-year-old girl last seen Saturday, December 12.

Authorities are searching for Jocelyn T. Van Duyn, she’s 5 foot 3 inches, weighing 140 lbs, brown hair and brown eyes, last seen wearing a white t-shirt with Eiffel Tower image, black pants, dark shoes.

Duyn was last seen at home, 200 block of Fox Lane, Walworth, the evening of Dec. 12. She did not pack a bag or take a jacket. Police believe she may be traveling with her biological father, Jonathan J. Van Duyn. He’s 33-years-old, 6 foot, 220 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes and very short hair.

The vehicle is a 4-door white Dodge Ram truck with an Illinois license plate 167007F, no topper, may be pulling a camper.

If you have any information your asked to contact the Wisconsin Department of Justice at 1-800-674-9228.

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