Amber Alert discontinued: Abducted East Texas boy found safe

Zaccariah Sutton and Pamela Wedlock
Zaccariah Sutton and Pamela Wedlock(kwtx)
Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 7:24 AM CST
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SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KWTX) - The Amber Alert issued on Monday, Nov. 21, for 5-year-old Zaccariah Sutton, a boy abducted in Overton, has been discontinued and the boy has been found safe.

The suspect in the abduction was 59-year-old Pamela Medlock, who was last seen driving a black Jeep Wrangler with Texas license plate number RVZ5847 at the time the boy was taken.

The family told KWTX sister station KLTV the boy was found and are told it will be about six hours before the boy is back in East Texas.

Larry Christian with the Smith County Sheriff’s Office told KLTV the boy and Medlock were found traveling west on I-20 in Mitchell County, close to Colorado City, Texas.

No further information was provided.