Man accused of abducting 2 children in Columbus awaiting extradition

Man accused of abducting two children awaits extradition

(WTVM) - A man is awaiting extradition to Georgia following his arrest in South Alabama.

Joey Faulk is accused of abducting his two children in Columbus, prompting a multi-state Amber Alert.

It ended when the trio was stopped in Spanish Fort, Alabama, near Mobile.

That's where Faulk was arrested early on Sunday, July 2.

The children, 1-year-old Hayden and 5-year-old Brantley Faulk now safe, according to the GBI.

Columbus police say the mother of the children was also arrested on an outstanding warrant.

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