Austin 1-year-old girl found safe; biological mother in custody

Missing 1-year-old Sailor Tucker (Amber Alert)

AUSTIN – The Amber Alert that was issued for a 1-year-old girl out of Austin has been canceled Wednesday afternoon.

Officials said the girl’s mother, 22-year-old Jessica Skelton has since been arrested on unrelated charges. \

2nd UPDATE: With the assistance and support of the U.S. Marshals Office and the diligent work of APD's Missing Persons...

Posted by Austin Police Department on Wednesday, August 24, 2022

It’s not clear how the girl was found, but Austin Police Department said she is safe.

The 1-year-old was reported missing on Wednesday after authorities said she was last seen the day before.

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