Update #3: Hinton RCMP – Amber Alert issued for 14-month-old Waylon Armstrong
Hinton, Alta. – Amber Alert has ended. Waylon Armstrong and Cody Armstrong have both been located unharmed. Cody Armstrong is now in police custody.
S/Sgt. Chris Murphy will be available at the Hinton RCMP detachment for media comment between 5:30-5:45 p.m. MST.
As this matter is under investigation, no further details will be provided.
Please be advised that Hwy 40 into Brule has been re-opened and residents are permitted to return home.
Update #2: Hinton RCMP – Amber Alert issued for 14-month-old Waylon Armstrong
Hinton, Alta. – There is a large police presence at the residence of Cody Armstrong in Brule where police believe they have located Cody barricaded inside the home. It is unknown at this time if Waylon Armstrong is in the home or his condition.
Please do not post police activity on social media and use alternate routes around police barricades.
Update #1: Hinton RCMP – Amber Alert issued for 14-month-old Waylon Armstrong
Hinton, Alta. – In addition to the below, we can confirm that Cody Armstrong was in possession of a long barrel rifle when he left the residence in Brule. Waylon Armstrong and his mother were at Cody’s home visiting when an altercation took place and Cody left the home with Waylon.
Cody is to be considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached. If you have any information regarding this child abduction, contact Hinton RCMP at 780-865-5544 or call 911.
Hinton, Alta. – At approximately 2:30 a.m. this morning, 14-month-old Waylon Armstrong was abducted from his home in Brule, near Hinton, Alta. by his 41-year-old father, Cody Armstrong, who is driving a 2002, medium-green, GMC Sierra, Alberta licence plate BSF 3524.
Waylon Armstrong is described as:
· blonde hair
· brown eyes
· wearing a onesie with moose on it
Cody Armstrong is described as:
· 170 lbs
· blond hair
· brown eyes
· wearing a grey shirt with grey Stanfield long johns.
Do not approach the suspect or vehicle if located, call the police immediately. If you have any information regarding this child abduction, contact Hinton RCMP at 780-865-5544.