LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- UPDATE: The Indiana State Police have canceled the Amber Alert (as of 11:30a.m.) that was issued earlier for 4 missing children who were possibly in danger with their mother.

The children were found safe in the Chicago area and are being transferred back to West Lafayette.


Indiana State Police say four missing children are believed to be in extreme danger with their mother.

Officials are asking you to be on the lookout for the kids ranging from ages 1 to 8-years-old.

The children were last seen two days ago in West Lafayette, Indiana.

Authorities say the children were likely abducted by their mother, 27-year-old Victoria Whorton.

The suspect's vehicle is not known this time. If you see these children or have any information you're urged to call 9-1-1.