December 10, 2023

The Edmonton Police Service briefly issued an Amber Alert Thurday night for 40-year-old woman that police said was abducted in stolen vehicle.

EPS said she was taken at 7:25 p.m. in the area of 118th Avenue and 91st Street.

The abducted woman was blind and non-verbal, police said.

She was last seen in a stolen 2013 white Toyota Sienna van travelling west on 118 Avenue.

An update just after 9 p.m. said the woman had been found safe.

Police said she was found just outside of Edmonton’s city limits.

As of 9 p.m., the suspect had not been located. It is believed they fled from the vehicle on foot. Officers continue to search for him at this time, police said.

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No additional information is available at this time.

Out of respect for the woman, Global News has removed her name and information from this story.

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