CLEVELAND, Ohio – Police in Ohio say two children at the center of an Amber Alert are safe. Their mother is in custody.
Police issued the Amber Alert early Tuesday morning after they said 28-year-old Arriel Bryant killed the father of her children and then took them with her. Police were looking for 8-year-old Armani Kelley 4-year-old Anijah Kelley, reports WJW.
Police responded to a home in Cleveland Monday night for reports of shots fired. They found Richard Kelley, 35, with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities said Kelley and Bryant got into an argument before the shooting and believe Bryant shot him. She left in a vehicle with their two children, police said. Investigators located the vehicle earlier Tuesday, but she and the children had abandoned it.
Police said they consider Bryant a suspect in the shooting and said it was possible she was still armed.