Silver Alert issued for missing woman and child in Kern, Tulare, Kings, Fresno and Madera County

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - UPDATE (Oct. 31 5:30 p.m.): Chyanne O'Conner and Graesky Johnson were found in Las Vegas early Tuesday evening, according to the Madera County Sheriff's Office.

Johnson, 3, had no reported injuries and has been taken into protective custody. 

Deputies said it is currently unknown if O'Conner will be arrested or face charges. 

Madera County Sheriff's Detectives are continuing the investigation. 


UPDATE (Oct. 31 4:30 p.m.): Madera County Sheriff's Office issued a Silver Alert for a missing woman and a three-year-old girl.

Madera County Sheriff's Office said they received a call on Monday around 8 p.m. about a possible abduction. Officials were told that Chyanne O'Conner traveled from Utah to visit her sister and family in Coarsegold. 

At one point in the afternoon, O'Conner, 31, left the home with her three-year-old niece, Graesky Johnson, according to officials. O'Conner's family reported that Chyanne did not have permission to leave with her niece. 

A Silver Alert was issued for O'Conner and Johnson. O'Conner has a medical condition that may cause her to become disoriented. The missing persons information was sent to law enforcement in California, Nevada and Utah.

Officials said O'Conner was last seen driving a lifted 2006 gold Chevy Silverado pickup with Utah license plate Y809NL. 

O'Conner is a 31-year-old white female with brown hair, blue eyes, standing approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 130 pounds. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black tank top and a blue or green colored jacket. She also had a shiny black leather backpack with gold trim.

Graesky Johnson is a three-year-old Native American female with blonde hair, blue eyes, standing approximately 2 feet 5 inches tall and weighing about 30 pounds. She was last seen wearing a blue or green shirt and dark colored pants. 

O'Conner may have had car trouble or ran out of gas near Tulare Monday night, according to the Madera County Sheriff's Office. There is a surveillance camera image captured of her and Johnson.

If anyone has information related to this case, call the Madera County Sheriff's Office at 559-675-7770. If you see O'Conner, Johnson, or the gold Chevy pickup with Utah plates, call 911 immediately.


CHP issued a Silver Alert for a missing 31-year-old woman and a three-year-old girl last seen by family members in Coarsegold.

The alert went out around 3 a.m. on Tuesday.

They are said to be traveling in a gold Chevrolet Silverado pickup with a Utah license plate that reads "Y809NL."

Officials said that the woman was visiting family in Coarsegold and may have a medical condition that causes her to become disoriented.

The Silver Alert includes Kern, Tulare, Kings, Fresno and Madera County.

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