Edgecombe County, N.C. — The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office is searching for three missing children on Sunday morning: Tramiyus La’Trell McNair, Orlando Qwantrel McNair Jr and Jayden Lawrence Braddy.
An Amber Alert was issued in light of their disappearance. Authorities believe Orlando Qwantrel McNair Sr. is the abductor.
The children were taken from a home on Davistown-Mercer Road in Pinetops and could be headed toward Raleigh. The suspect vehicle involved is a Silver Chevrolet Trailblazer with NC license plate THP5737.
On Saturday night, Edgecombe deputies were investigating a homicide on Davistown-Mercer Road where a man was found shot to death. The man’s girlfriend, a witness of the shooting, told deputies that McNair Sr. was responsible, prompting investigators to obtain a warrant for his arrest.
McNair Sr. left the home with the children, according to the sheriff’s office. He is their father.
If you have any information regarding this abduction, you’re asked to call the Edgecombe County Sheriff`s Office immediately at (252) 641-7942, or call 911 or *HP.