PICKENS, SC (WIS) - An AMBER Alert for 8-year-old Elysha Christine Shelton has been canceled after the girl was found at a hospital in Kentucky. Deputies say she was taken by her father, 46-year-old Donnie Lee Shelton.
The Pickens County sheriff's office has not released the girl's condition.
Deputies say Donnie Shelton forced his way into the home of his estranged wife around 6 p.m. Monday and took Elysha. Deputies said the Sheltons are legally separated and the wife had issued a protective order against Donnie.
Deputies have not released where Donnie Shelton was arrested, or who has him in custody.