Authorities Release New Information On Endangered 2-Year-Old From Bradley County

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Skyla Lashay Wilson
Skyla Lashay Wilson

An East Tennessee Endangered Child Alert has been issued for the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office for two-year-old Skyla Lashay Wilson. She is 2’4” tall, 24 pounds, with brown hair, and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a green blouse with a stripe across it and green and white shorts.

She was last seen with her non-custodial father, Michael Steven Wilson, 35, on Sunday.

Investigators have reason to believe Wilson, was traveling to the Mexican border in an attempt to abscond with Skyla Lashay Wilson.

Investigators said on Tuesday that Wilson was possibly traveling with the endangered child to beach towns in the states of South Carolina or Florida. Specifically, Mr. Wilson may be traveling to Myrtle Beach, S.C., Fernandina Beach, Fla., or Orlando, Fla.

The public’s assistance is needed to help locate the last vehicle he was seen driving, a 2014 KIA SOUL, which was on Friday in Calhoun, Ga., at a truck stop’s ATM.

Any information regarding the location of Michael Steven Wilson or the endangered child should be immediately reported to local law enforcement and/ or a TIPLINE set up by the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office, 423 728-7337.



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