Detectives with the Beckley Police Department announced at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, that Lawrence Asbury, III has been captured.
He is suspected of kidnapping Jaddah Rodgers on Wedneday night.
Police have located the vehicle that a missing girl and her alleged kidnapper were believed to be traveling in, from an ongoing abduction case in Beckley, W.Va.
They found the 1995 red, two-door Chevrolet TrailBlazer around 1:45 a.m. on Thursday. However, the location of where officers found it has not been released.
An Amber Alert was issued for Jaddah Rodgers, 16, on Wednesday night. She’s described as black, 5’4″ and 115 pounds. She has black, braided hair and brown eyes.
She was last seen around 6 p.m. on Wednesday night, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans at the Walgreens on Robert Byrd Drive in Beckley.
She’s believed to be in extreme danger, with her suspected abductor, Lawrence Asbury, III, still on the loose. The suspect is 20 years old, and is described as 6 feet tall and weighing 190 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.
If you have any information, you’re asked to call Sgt. Webb of the Beckley Police Department at 304-256-1720.
West Virginia State Police is also involved in the investigation.