Mother arrested, 6-year-old daughter from West Virginia found safe in Kentucky

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Source: Winchester Police Department

WINCHESTER, Ky. – A woman is facing multiple charges after her 6-year-old daughter was allegedly abducted from West Virginia.

On Wednesday, Dec. 14, an Amber Alert was issued for 6-year-old Mila. The Amber Alert is now canceled after the arrest of Shana Carf, the 6-year-old’s mother.

According to the Amber Alert that was issued, Carf is currently a non-custodial parent of Mila.

The Winchester Police Department says they took Carf into custody after a brief pursuit on Interstate 64. Police say she struck multiple Winchester PD cruisers and a KSP cruiser.

Police say they found the 6-year-old girl safe and sound at the time of her mother’s arrest.

Carf, 37, is charged with first-degree fleeing or evading police (motor vehicle), five counts of first-degree wanton endangerment of a police officer, first-degree wanton endangerment, five counts of second-degree assault of a police officer, four counts of first-degree criminal mischief, resisting arrest, reckless driving, failure of a non-owner operator to maintain required insurance and no operator’s license.

She remains in the Clark County Detention Center.