Edit: The child has been found safely. The OPP would like to thank the public for their assistance.
Northwestern Ontario residents are advised that an Amber Alert has been issued in the region.
The OPP is looking for 8-year-old Gabriel McCallum. McCallum is described as Caucasian, 3’6”, 60 lbs, black hair, wearing faded grey jeans, long-sleeve Canada shirt and camouflage rubber boots.
The suspect is Lynda McCallum, who is described as being 47-years-old, Caucasian, 5’2”, 130 lbs, blonde / brown hair, wearing black pants and a blue plaid shirt. Her vehicle is described as silver with a loud exhaust. She was last seen driving on Copenhagen Road, in the Gorham Township. Gorham is located just north of Thunder Bay.
If the child or suspect is observed, you are asked to call the OPP immediately.