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Amber Alert Called Off

Parents, including man with Lafayette ties, arrested in case
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Posted at 5:26 AM, Jul 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-17 12:03:57-04

ARCADIA — State police say they have arrested the two parents accused of abducting their children from Arizona.

Troopers say they took Jerry Kirkley and Melissa Gladden into custody after spotting their pickup truck on I-20 in Bienville Parish. Their two children, a five-month-old and a two-year-old, were found safe.

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