2 children found safe after Amber Alert, mother in custody

An Amber Alert issued for two abducted children from the Cleveland-area has been cancelled, according to the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. 

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Update 10:40 a.m. EDT Sept. 11: The two children, Armani Kelley, 7, and Ankjah Kelley, 4, have been found safe. The suspect in the Amber Alert, Arriel Bryant, the mother of both children, has been taken into custody, officials said. 

Original report: An Amber Alert has been issued in Ohio for two children taken by their mother after she reportedly killed their father, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

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WPXI reports that Armani Kelley, 7, and Anijah Kelley, 4, have been missing since Monday.

According to the Amber Alert, authorities believe that Arriel Bryant, the mother of the children, killed the father of the children in Cleveland. She then took the children and is believed to be armed, authorities said.

Armani Kelley is black and has brown hair and brown eyes. He is 4 feet tall and weighs 60 pounds.

Anijah Kelley is black and has brown hair and brown eyes. She is 3 feet tall and weighs 40 pounds.

Bryant, 28, is black and has brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet, 3 inches tall and weighs 140 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or the Cleveland Police Department at 216-621-1234. contributed to this report.

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