An East Tennessee Regional AMBER Alert has been activated for the Johnson City Police Department for 2 year-old Hannah Jo Hicks.
She was last seen in the company of her mother Valerie Hicks on January 21, 2009 at 10:00 p.m EST. Hicks is believed to be intoxicated and has threatened suicide after a Domestic Incident threatening to kill herself and the child. Hannah is a white female with blue hair and brown hair. She is 3’0″ tall and weighs 35 lbs. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a blue sweat shirt, tennis shoes and a pink coat. Hicks is a 35 year-old, white female. She is 5’2″ and weighs 200lbs. She has light brown hair and blue eyes. Hicks is 9 months pregnant.
She is driving either a dark colored Ford Bronco or a dark colored Eddie Bauer Edition Ford Explorer.
If you have made contact with the child, mother or vehicle, please call the Washington County 911 Center at 423-928-9111 or TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.
AKA’S: Valerie Adams, Valerie Hammonds
HAIR: Light Brown
WEIGHT: 200 lbs
Update 01-22-09 Amber Alert canceled for girl, 2, taken by mother