[UPDATE 1:37 p.m.] 4-Year-Old Allegedly Abducted by Father
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department is seeking Anthony Lux for a parental abduction that occurred yesterday. Lux allegedly took his daughter from her grandmother who had custody in Eureka.
Allison Shirey is 4 1/2 years old. She is about three feet tall and has blue eyes and brown hair.
Allison’s mother, Caitlin Shirey says that Lux may be headed out of the area possibly even out of state. If you have any information, please contact the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707) 932 0310.
UPDATE 1:35 p.m.: From the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office:
On Sunday, November 27, 2016 at about 7 p.m. Humboldt County Deputy Sheriffs responded to the 4100 block of Hillside Ct. in Eureka for a reported child abduction by parent. The reporting party told deputies when she was in another part of her residence, Anthony Lux (31) unexpectedly left with his daughter, 4 year old Allison Shirey. The reporting party provided court documentation stating she has temporary physical and legal custody of Allison. Lux did not have permission to take Allison from the residence.
It was later discovered Lux received a ride from the residence on Hillside Ct. to St. Joseph’s Hospital. Lux did not check into the hospital and has not been seen since. Lux has connections in Alderpoint, Eureka, McKinleyville, Montegue (Siskyou County) and Chico (Butte County). Lux’s whereabouts are unknown at this time.
Anthony Lux is a white male adult, 5’8”, 160 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing an olive colored pea coat, black pants, and black shoes.
Allison Shirey is a 4 year old girl, 3’ tall, 50 lbs, with blue eyes and brown hair. She was last seen wearing pink pants with owls on them and a white shirt with blue and pink flowers.
A Be-On-the-Lookout (BOLO) was issued for Lux. Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriff’s Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.