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UPDATE: Children Found Safe, Suspect Arrested In Amber Alert, Murder Case

Children's father is suspected of the killing and kidnapping, authorities said.

The abduction allegedly occurred at Wilson Elementary School, 80 Union St. The children are Anthony Jordan and Nicholas Jordan. State Police photo
The abduction allegedly occurred at Wilson Elementary School, 80 Union St. The children are Anthony Jordan and Nicholas Jordan. State Police photo

UPDATE: The suspect in this case was arrested and the two boys were found safe. Read more here: http://goo.gl/pl9SPm.

UPDATE: The mother of the two allegedly abducted children was found stabbed to death Friday.

Thirty-nine-year-old Tracy Jordan was found dead in an apartment at 222 Garibaldi Avenue in Lodi, police said.

EARLIER: An Amber Alert was issued Friday as the Lodi Police Department investigated a possible abduction of two children in Lodi.

The abduction allegedly occurred at Wilson Elementary School, 80 Union St.
The children are Anthony Jordan and Nicholas Jordan. The suspect, John Jordan, is the children's father, according to the State Police.

The suspect is believed to be operating a 4 door, 2007 black Honda Civic with NJ registration VHH37S.

Anyone having information regarding this abduction is urged to Immediately call 911, the Lodi Police Department at 973-473-7600 or the New Jersey State Police at 609-963-6951.

Missing children

Anthony Jordan
Age now: 7 years-old
Sex: Male
Skin: White
Height: 3 feet 7 inches
Weight: 50 pounds
Description: The child was last seen wearing his school uniform, a maroon colored collared shirt and khaki pants.

Nicholas Jordan
Age now: 8 years-old
Sex: Male
Skin: White
Height: 3 feet 10 inches
Weight: 60 pounds
Description: The child was last seen wearing his school uniform, a maroon colored collared shirt and khaki pants.

Suspect

John Jordan
Age now: 47 years-old
Sex: Male
Skin: White
Eyes: Blue

All Star Flooring May 10, 2014 at 04:08 PM
What a sad mothers day for those 2 young boys
bill wyckoff May 12, 2014 at 12:15 AM
yeah where's the comment I posted earlier did someone not like me speaking the truth?????
bill wyckoff May 12, 2014 at 12:28 AM
I l sad for the kids I feel more should be done to get dead beat dads of the streets and into jail
Dame Bridgid May 14, 2014 at 01:35 PM
Poor kids. What a terrible thing to happen to their mother. I pray they are placed in a loving home, and receive the support they need to deal with this grievous loss at their age. I cannot comprehend how anyone could do something like this to the mother of his children. What a piece of garbage.

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