UPDATE: The child has been found unharmed and the suspect is in custody.

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The Montana Department of Justice has issued an AMBER Alert for 12-year-old Rhiannon Epona-Renee McGuire.

She is 5-feet, 2-inches, 85 pounds, with brown shoulder length hair and brown eyes.

The alert indicates that Rhiannon was abducted by her non-custodial mother Michelle Ferguson, who is 5-feet, 6-inches, 145 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

The two are possibly traveling in a white 2002 Chevrolet Tracker, Montana license plate number 734286B.

Authorities believe the child may be in “life-threatening danger.”

Anyone who sees them or has information is asked to call the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office at 406-758-5610 or 911.