Amber Alert canceled for Georgia toddler; father still at large

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JEFFERSON, GA (WSAV). 1-year-old Baylee Sue Peeples has been located, Arcade Police announced at 2:00 p.m. Thursday.

Authorities said her father, Robert Joseph Peeples, dropped the toddler off at a family member’s home in Gwinnett County. 

The child will be medically examined before she is returned to her mother, but the girl is in good condition.

Peeples is still at large. He is now facing charges of aggravated assault and kidnapping.


JEFFERSON, Ga. (WSPA/WSAV) An Amber Alert has been issued for a 1-year-old girl who police say is believed to be in extreme danger.

Authorities say Baylee Sue Peeples was abducted by her father, Robert Joseph Peeples, on  March 28. 

The toddler is believed to be in extreme danger, according to police.

Baylee was last seen wearing a pink shirt with hearts with always amazing, and a pink and black jacket with love on it. 

Robert Peeples, 39, is described as a white male with blue eyes and a crew cut. He’s 5 feet 10 inches tall, and weighing 187 pounds.

He was last seen at Rock Forge Road in Jefferson traveling pass Winder.

Authorities say his cell phone location was last tracked to Lawrenceville Highway and Pleasant Hill Road in Gwinnett County. 

The Arcade Police Department and Georgia Bureau of Investigation are looking for a white 1993 GMC Van with a Georgia license plate RIK1620.

Anyone with information on Baylee Sue Peeples’ whereabouts or the white 1993 GMC Van is asked to call 911. 

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