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UPDATE: Park Ridge police cancel Amber Alert

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Park Ridge police have canceled the Amber Alert. Whitker has been located.


Park Ridge police issued an Amber Alert Thursday afternoon for a five-year-old boy who was taken in a carjacking incident.

Police say Drake Whitker is 3'6" tall, weighs 38 pounds, has blonde hair and blue eyes, and was wearing a black Polo coat. He was abducted around 12:20 p.m. from 1736 Good in the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge.

The vehicle in question is a white Audi Q5 with Illinois plates of R843615. The suspect is described as a black male with an afro wearing a blue jacket and jeans.

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