Police: Two arrested for abducting 15-year-old in Harlan County

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Published: Apr. 8, 2021 at 10:46 PM EDT
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HARLAN COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - The Harlan County Sheriff’s Office got information pertaining to a missing 15-year-old from the Evarts area on Tuesday.

The 15-year-old was last seen in the Lejunior area around 9 p.m. on Monday, April 5th.

After further investigation, police believe that the teenager left in a 2009 Nissan Rogue with two men.

Police were able to get cell phone information for the individuals and were able to ping to determine a location. Police found that the 15-year-old and two men were at a location in Alleghany County Virginia.

Virginia State Police were able to find the car and after a pursuit, 36-year-old Hubert Hall and 47-year-old Bert Alonzo Saylor were arrested and charged with abduction, fleeing and weapons violations.

The 15-year-old has been returned safely to the family.

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