• Amber alert issued for missing 6 year old Fitchburg girl, car located


    FITCHBURG, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – Massachusetts State Police have issued an amber alert for the abduction of a 6 year old girl from Fitchburg.

    Police are asking for the public's help in locating an abducted 6 year old female from Fitchburg. The child, Alize Whipple, is described as a black female who is approximately 3'9" tall. She weighs about 45 pounds and has dark hair, officials say. Whipple was last seen wearing a pink shirt, pink petite pants and pink sparkly shoes.

    The young girl was last seen on Wednesday, Jan. 8 around 4 p.m. on Normandy Street in Fitchburg.

    Police believe that Whipple was abducted by her non-custodial mother, Leeanna Wilson, 50, of Fitchburg. Wilson is described as a white female with strawberry blonde hair who is approximately 5'5" tall and weighs 135 pounds. Police say there is reason to believe Wilson may cause harm to the child.

    Wilson was operating a blue 1996 Buick Century, but law enforcement officials located the vehicle Friday night in Leominster.

    Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call 911 or contact the Fitchburg Police Department at 978-345-4355.

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