UPDATE (WLNS) – Noah Clare and Amber Clare have been located safely just outside of San Clemente, CA.
Father Jake Clare has been taken into custody, reports the Tennesee Bureau of Investigation.
Noah Clare has been missing since Nov. 5. Investigators believe his father, Jacob Clare, left Kentucky with Noah and his missing cousin Amber Clare either late Friday, November 5, or early Saturday, November 6, to drop off Noah, but they never arrived in Gallatin.
Jacob was last seen driving a gray Subaru Legacy, with Tennessee tag 42MY10. Authorities said stickers on the vehicle in question have been removed since the initial alert.
Monday, authorities said both Noah and Amber may have moved north to Michigan. But Tuesday afternoon, TBI tweeted that the Subaru Jake Clare may be driving was last seen, in the past week, in Arizona. They have reached out to authorities there. Arizona has now issued an AMBER Alert, as well.
The Subaru Legacy has now been located in San Clemente, California, TBI announced in a tweet late Tuesday afternoon. Investigators are working to get assistance from California officials on spreading the word about the case.
Jake Clare is wanted by Gallatin Police for Especially Aggravated Kidnapping and Custodial Interference. He is also wanted by Beaver Dam, KY Police for Kidnapping and Custodial Interference.
AMBER Alert Details
Noah Clare was last seen wearing grey sweatpants, a camo shirt, a black jacket, and black shoes.
- Age: 3
- Sex: Male
- Race: White
- Hair: Brown Eyes: Blue
- Height: 3′5″
- Weight: 40 lbs.
- NCIC: M056560540
- Missing From: Gallatin, Tennessee
- Missing Since: November 6, 2021
Anyone who may have information on their whereabouts is asked to call 1-800-TBI-FIND. Those who may have seen them, are asked to call 911 immediately.