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ACTIVATED COUNTIES   Luzerne, Lackawanna, Monroe, Wyoming, Sullivan, Columbia, Carbon, Schuylkill


The Pennsylvania State Police has issued an Amber Child Abduction Alert for the Edwardsville Police Department Luzerne County.

Between the hours of 10:00 p.m. on August 20th and 5:30 a.m. on August 21st, Michael Appel, 4 years old, was abducted from his home in Edwardsville PA.   He is described as a white male, 3ft 7in tall, 47 pounds, with brown hair and green eyes. He was abducted by his father, Michael Appel Sr, a white male, 23 yrs old. The vehicle they were travelling in a silver Ford explorer, bearing Pennsylvania registration GCK4470 was located in the City of Wilkes Barre.  Direction of travel is unknown at this time.