Alert canceled for missing Birmingham child

Jamari Knox (Source: Alabama DPS)
Jamari Knox (Source: Alabama DPS)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WAFF) - The Alabama Department of Public Safety has canceled a missing child report for a 5-year-old boy, Jamari Knox, who went missing from Birmingham, Alabama. Jamari was found Friday.

Authorities said the boy was taken from DHR in Birmingham on Thursday at 2:30 p.m. by Daphne Moore, his non-custodial mother.

An investigative team found Jamari after midnight, unharmed. He was returned to DHR custody.

Daphne Moorer was placed in police custody following the incident.

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