Amber Alert Cancelled; Kidnapped 3-Year-Old Found

Posted at 2:12 PM, Jun 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-20 16:44:22-04

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has cancelled an Amber Alert for 3-year-old girl whom they said was kidnapped from at gunpoint from a Memphis home.

The alert was issued for Tremiyah Rainer. Officials said she was taken by her by her non-custodial father, Ladarrius Johnson.

The girl was found around 3:40 p.m. Monday, and the suspect, her father, was taken into custoday.

Officials said Johnson fired rounds from a handgun at Tremiyah’s mother during the incident the ran away from 5308 Steuben Drive in Memphis.

Tremiyah was described as a black 3-year-old girl, 3’ tall and 64 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a pink shirt, pink floral pants and white sandals and had multiple pony tails with pink pony-tail holders.

Johnson was described as a 23-year old black male, 6’2” tall and 215 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Officials said Johnson has a violent criminal history including Domestic Assault and Robbery. He was armed and should be considered dangerous.

Anyone with information on where she or Ladarrius Johnson could be was asked to contact the Memphis Police Department at 901-545-2677 or the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.