2-year-old abducted by non-custodial parent in Alliance


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Update: The child has been located safely.

The Alliance Police Department is actively seeking the safe return of two-year-old Cole Smart, who was reportedly abducted on Saturday night from his residence at 530 E Oxford St.

The suspect in the case has been identified as Nicole Middleton, the non-custodial parent of the child.

Cole Smart, a young white male with distinctive curly light-colored hair, was last seen in the care of Nicole Middleton.

APD is leading the investigation and urging anyone with information regarding Cole Smart’s whereabouts to come forward. If you have seen Cole Smart or Nicole Middleton or have any information that may aid in this investigation, please do not hesitate to contact the Alliance Police Department at 330-821-9140.