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VPD Investigating Alleged Parental Abduction and Looking for Nine-Year-Old Boy and His Mother

Update: March 12, 2018

Vancouver Police are looking for a Vancouver woman, who on March 9th,  allegedly abducted her nine-year-old son, contrary to a court imposed custody order.

Shawana Chaudhary may be traveling with her son, Emerson Cusworth, and her six-year-old daughter.

Police believe Ms. Chaudhary made plans to be away from home for an extended period, and may be traveling with the two children and one or two dogs. There is no indication that either child has been harmed or is in imminent danger.

Ms. Chaudhary is 34-years-old, appears South Asian, 5’8″ tall, weighs approximately 106 pounds, and has long dark hair and dark eyes. Emerson is nine-years-old, appears South Asian, weighs approximately 55 pounds, and has short black hair and dark eyes.

Police are not releasing additional information about the daughter at this time as there is no information to suggest that she is the subject of a court order.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts, recent activities, or travel plans should call 9-1-1, or investigators at 604-717-0601, or Crime Stopppers at 1-800-222-8477.

This investigation remains on-going and there is no additional information to release at this time.