Missing 16-year-old Indiana girl found safe in Arkansas

Madison Elizabeth Yancy Eddlemon (left) and Alexander Martin Curry-Fishtorn (right). Photo Courtesy of Indiana State Police via National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

LAKE COUNTY, Ind. — A 16-year-old Indiana girl who authorities believed to be in extreme danger has been found.

The Lake County Sheriff's Office issued an Amber Alert for Madison Elizabeth Yancy Eddlemon, of Crown Point, Indiana, on Sunday.

She had not been seen since Saturday morning around 9 o'clock.

Eddlemon was last seen in her own car, which has was found abandoned with a window cracked and some of her belongings inside, according to the Crown Point Police Department.

Her family told police they last spoke to her 9 p.m. on Friday.

The sheriff's office said Eddlemon was believed to be with Alexander Martin Curry-Fishtorn, 22.  According to WGN, Eddlemon's family had a protective order against Curry-Fishtorn for stalking.  Officials believed she was in "extreme danger."

Sunday afternoon Eddlemon was found safe in Little Rock, Arkansas, FBI officials told WGN. Curry-Fishtorn is currently in custody.

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