Amber Alert issued for abducted Brunswick teen

Robin Roberts and William Roberts (Photo Credit: Brunswick Police)

Robin Roberts and William Roberts (Photo Credit: Brunswick Police)

BRUNSWICK, OH - A statewide Amber Alert has been issued after a Brunswick teenager was taken by her biological father, a registered sex offender and known drug abuser.

Robin Roberts was taken by her father, William, from the area near a Kmart on Center Road in Brunswick. They were last seen at around 7:49 p.m. Monday evening.

Robin is 15 years old. Police now say she  is 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs 110 pounds. She has blonde hair and brown eyes.

Her father is 40 years old, 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs 220 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

They were in a black Ford Ranger with Ohio license plate PJL4802. The license plate was taken off a different vehicle.

Robin was removed from her father's custody a week ago by the Portage County  Job & Family Services.

Anyone seeing the pair should call 911. Witnesses can also call 1-877-AMBER-OH (1-877-262-3764)  to be transferred directly to the investigating law enforcement agency or to hear the alert information.