Thunder Bay Woman Charged In Child Abduction Case

Posted on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 08:38 AM

The 47-year-old woman involved in a province-wide Amber Alert on Monday is now facing criminal charges.

Provincial Police say Lynda McCallum of Thunder Bay has been charged with abduction in contravention of a court order, break and enter and assault.

An alert was issued for 8-year-old Gabriel McCallum but the boy was located in a Thunder Bay coffee shop about an hour later.

Lynda McCallum was arrested Tuesday.

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