4-year-old West Virginia girl found safe in Texas; Amber Alert canceled

West Virginia State Police say Gracelynn June Scritchfield was last seen in Fairmont, WV on July 6.
Published:
Updated:

An Amber Alert that was issued in July for a missing 4-year-old girl believed to be in “extreme danger" has been canceled after she was located safely.

West Virginia State Police say Gracelynn June Scritchfield was last seen in Fairmont, West Virginia. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of West Virginia said Thursday she was found safe in Texas.

Authorities said the was taken by her biological father, Arlie Edward Hetrick III, also known as Trey. He was arrested when Gracelynn was recovered.

Arlie Edward Hetrick III