Amber Alert issued for West Virginia girl believed to be in 'extreme danger'

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FAIRMONT, W.Va. (KAKE) -

Authorities in West Virginia have issued an Amber Alert for a 4-year-old girl who they believe is in "extreme danger."

Gracelynn June Scritchfield has been missing from Fairmont since July 6. Officials believe she was likely abducted by her biological father, Arlie Edward Hetrick III. 

Scritchfield is three feet tall and weighs 35 pounds. She has brown-blonde hair, blue eyes and was last seen wearing summer attire. She and her father may be in a gold 2001 Subaru Forester with the West Virginia license plate number: 1TH163.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 immediately. 

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