Child taken from Louisiana hospital at gunpoint has been found and the grandmother arrested
JEFFERSON PARISH - A woman has been arrested for kidnapping her grandchild from a local hospital at gunpoint.
Around 2 a.m. Louisiana State Police sent out an alert on behalf of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office asking people for assistance in finding 12-year-old Andreana Miller.
The child was taken at gunpoint from the Ochsner Hospital in Jefferson Parish on 1516 Jefferson Highway at 5 p.m. on Friday.
Officials say that Andreana's grandmother, Evelyn Miller, 66, kidnapped the victim at gunpoint.
Just before 5 p.m. deputies arrested Evelyn at a hotel in Bogalusa. Andreana was found during the arrest police say she was unharmed.
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