AMBER ALERT UPDATE: Missing Utah 6-year-old Terran Butler found safely in Oregon

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UPDATE THURSDAY 10/1/2020 4:25 P.m.

MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4 News) — According to officials with the Unified Police Department, missing 6-year-old Tarran Butler has been safely located in Coos Bay, Oregon.

Officials say Emily Jolley, his mother has been taken into custody.  

This is still an active investigation. Information will be updated as it becomes available.

UPDATE THURSDAY 10/1/2020 8:37 a.m.

Unified Police Sgt. Melody Cutler confirmed that Terran Butler and his mother Emily Jolley are in Roseburg, Oregon with a woman named Bonnie Jackson.

Police say both women are members of an extremist group and Cutler said Jackson is considered a sympathizer and part of the Sovereign Citizens.

They are said to be in a blue 2015 Honda Civic Utah plate X371WW headed to Yachats, Oregon. Police said as far as they know, Terran is okay but they have not yet located them.

UPDATE 9/28/2020 11:11 a.m.

An Amber Alert has been issued for missing 6-year-old Terran Butler.

Police said they are also looking for his mother, Emily Jolley, who is described as 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 140 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes.

Butler has brown hair and was last seen wearing a blue shirt, black gym shorts, and black and blue hiking boots.

Jolley was driving a blue 2008 Toyota Prius with license plate E 8 4 7 G T


ORIGINAL STORY PUBLISHED SUNDAY:

MILLCREEK, Utah (ABC4 News) – Unified Police are seeking assistance from the public in locating an endangered and missing 6-year-old.

Police say Terran Butler, 6, was last seen on Sept. 26. in the Millcreek area. Butler was on a supervised court visit with his biological mother, Emily Jolley. When Butler’s father attempted to pick him up from the visit with his mother, Jolley had taken Butler from the house without consent.

Jolley drives a blue 2008 Toyota Prius with Utah Plates E847GT. Jolley and Butler were last seen in the Millcreek area with an unknown direction of travel or location.

According to police, Jolley has ties to Washington State and may be traveling that direction with Butler.

Police say that at this time, the incident does not meet Amber Alert criteria.

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