RUSSELLVILLE, KY — An Amber Alert has been issued for Isabella and Audriana Blanchard (twin sisters). It is assumed that they are with their mother Neely Blanchard and possibly in route to South Carolina.
Neely is not the legal guardian of the twins and has a history of mental illness–Neely is a self-proclaimed “sovereign citizen” and has a handgun. Officials believe her mental illness may be worsening due to the coronavirus outbreak.
FOX Carolina reported: Isabella and Audrianna were visited on Friday, March 20, by their non-custodial mother, Neely Blanchard, at the request of their grandmother, who has custody of the twins in Russellville. KSP says Neely took the twins to a friends’ house in Dawson Springs, but did not return them when asked by the grandmother to do so.
The description of vehicle that Neely is believed to be traveling in is a black 2014 Ford Escape with Florida plate “ECLAUSE”
The twins are 7 years of age, white, approx 4′ tall, 75 lbs, green eyes with brown hair.
Neely is 33 years of age, white, 5′ 5″, 140 lbs, with hazel eyes and brown hair.
If you have any information regarding this alert please contact 911 immediately.