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Amber Alert called off after North Bend girl found safe



An Amber Alert was called off Thursday evening after the three-year-old girl from North Bend was found safely.

Tillamook police originally issued the alert.

The girl was taken by Kaitlyne Wirth, who is the girl’s non-custodial 19 year old mother, according to Koin 6.

Wirth, who has not yet been located, is five feet and five inches tall, weighs about 150 and is caucasian with blonde hair. Authorities say she is addicted to heroin.


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Jennifer Fleck

Jennifer Fleck

Jennifer is a head correspondent for the Emerald focusing on politics and research. She also specializes in coverage of marijuana legalization in Oregon.