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Amber Alert canceled for 2 children near Centerville, Missouri

Suspect allegedly shot mother of the children
Jason Wayne Baker
Posted at 2:20 PM, Jun 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-20 17:37:46-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — The Missouri Highway Patrol has canceled an Amber Alert for two children taken near Highway 21 and Highway 72 in Centerville, Missouri.

Grant Baker, 7 and Carter Baker, 9, were allegedly taken by their father Jason Wayne Baker.

Wayne Baker, 43, allegedly shot the children's mother before taking off with the children.

MSHP previously said he was heading south on Highway 21 in a cream colored Chevrolet Tahoe. They also believed a second vehicle was involved.