Authorities locate missing mother and child

Authorities locate missing mother and child

UPDATE: Spokane Police Department Detective S. Pegram has confirmed that Danielle Graves and her child have been located in Arlington, WA.

The missing person has been settled and Danielle’s child has been placed in protective custody.

Both Danielle and her child are safe.

SPD would like to thank everyone that provided any information that led to locating and ensuring the safety of Graves and her child.

ORIGINAL STORY: Spokane Police are searching for a missing child that was taken from a treatment facility by his mother.

On Monday, 21-year-old Danielle Graves took her two-year-old son out of the treatment facility after both were court ordered to stay there. Due to the violation, the child is considered to be in imminent risk of harm and to be placed in protective custody.

Graves is 5 feet 6 inches tall, 120 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. Her son has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Graves or her child is asked to call 911 and reference #2017-20239455.