UPDATE: AMBER ALERT CANCELLED - Child Found Safe in Kansas City 

The Independence Police Department has issued an amber alert for a child abduction that occurred at 17007 East 24 Highway, in Independence, Missouri, 64056 at 10:45 AM on September 6, 2016.

Abducted was Syncere Lee Valiant, black, female, age 9 months. The suspect vehicle is a black over red, 2003 Pontiac, Grand Am, Missouri registration, DL3V3F.

The suspect is Robert T. Valiant, black male, 31 years old, 6 feet 1 inch tall, 170 pounds, black hair, brown eyes, light complexion, with and visible neck tattoo.

Anyone seeing the victim, suspect, or vehicle or anyone having any information related to the abduction should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the Independence Police Department at 816-836-3600.

Independence, MO Police Department