Posted: May 19, 2013 12:10 PM by KBZK Media Center
Updated: May 20, 2013 9:00 AM
POLSON - A Polson toddler who was the subject of an Amber Alert has been found and a suspect is in custody.
An Amber Alert was issued this morning for Lillianah BigCrane, 2, who was taken from a home on 9th Avenue East in Polson.
Police say the suspect, Jamie Finley, entered the home, assaulted the girl's mother and took the child.
At around noon, the Department of Justice updated the alert saying, the girl was recovered and the suspect was in custody. The Amber Alert was then canceled.
Lake County authorities told MTN News that the girl had been located and taken into custody in Sanders County. She was apparently unharmed.
The suspect was identified as Jamie Finley, 34. Finley is described as Native American. She has brown hair and eyes and wears glasses. She is 5' 6" tall and weighs 170 pounds. She also goes by the names Jamie Lynn Smith, Jamie Lynn Tanner-Smith.
There was no immediate indication on the Finley's motive for taking the girl or what her relationship to the family is.
We will bring you more details on this story as they become available.