Amber Alert for 8-year-old child has been cancelled

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (ABC4 News) - An 8-year-old girl taken by her non-custodial father from a residence in South Salt Lake Saturday morning was found safe earlier this afternoon. 

The suspect, 53-year-old Robert Winston, kidnapped 8-year-old Jazsmine Corianna Leah Winston from a residence near 220 East 3300 South around 9:15 this morning. Police contacted the father around 10:30 but he denied having the child.

The Amber Alert was issued just after 1:30 p.m. after Winston's phone was pinged near Payson.

Around 2:45, the vehicle, a Ford Expedition, was stopped on the offramp of 12300 South in Draper. After the stop, Winston was taken into custody and the child was found unharmed.

The Amber Alert was canceled at 3:15 p.m.


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