Update: Saskatchewan RCMP say Sarah Jackson has been located safe and her father Michael Gordon Jackson is in custody.
The search for seven year old Sarah Jackson continues and Saskatchewan RCMP have released a video of the child’s mother pleading for information about her daughter.
Police believe that the girl whom they describe as being Filipino/Caucasian, is with her father, Michael Gordon Jackson. There is a Canada-wide warrant for Michael’s arrest. He is charged with alleged abduction in contravention of a custody or parenting order. Authorities say that Sarah’s mom has full custody of her.
The video shows Sarah’s mother Mariecar appealing for her daughter’s return and can be found on the Saskatchewan RCMP YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hj0LX3yjuiw. The RCMP say in the video that Sarah has not been seen by her mother since November last year and they are asking for the public’s help.
They say that anyone that maybe helping Michael Gordon Jackson is aiding in a criminal offence and could face similar charges.
Seven-year-old Sarah Jackson is 4 feet 2 inches tall, 76 pounds with long, waist-length brown hair that is all one length with no bangs. She has brown/hazel-coloured eyes and last had teal-coloured eyeglasses that she wears most of the time.
Michael Gordon Jackson is described as a 52-year-old man, weighing about 250 pounds with blue eyes and dark brown hair. He typically wears glasses. He does not have a known vehicle. He may have connections to the communities of Dilke, Oxbow, Alameda, Regina, Saskatchewan and Lamont, Alberta. However, police say he may be in other communities.
Police are asking that anyone with information about the whereabouts of Sarah or Michael Gordon Jackson to call the Saskatchewan RCMP at 310-RCMP (7267) or (306) 780-5563. Information can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1‐800‐222‐TIPS (8477).
Investigators say that at this time, the criteria is not met for an Amber Alert and they will continue to assess the circumstances and information related to this file on an ongoing basis.