Karen Gardner Joyce
Courtesy Hoke County Sheriff's Office
Updated: Friday, 14 Dec 2012, 6:59 AM EST
Published : Thursday, 13 Dec 2012, 8:51 PM EST
HOKE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) - An AMBER Alert issed for a North Carolina boy has been canceled and the boy is safe, according to officials.
The Hoke County Sheriff's Office said 12-year-old Pacen Ryan Joyce, a black male standing 4'0" tall and weighing 70 pounds was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt and navy blue jogging pants.
Deputies said Karen Gardner Joyce, a 46-year-old white female abducted Pacen at 175 Secretariat Court in Raeford, N.C.
Karen Joyce was driving a black 2011 Mazda 3I with NC plates BEE7151.
Deputies canceled the AMBER Alert but did not give further details.
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