UPDATE: (02/27/21, 11:20 p.m.) — In a post issued around 10:20 p.m. Saturday night, the Kansas City Police Department advised the kids have been found and are safe.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Police Department is trying to locate two juveniles who they believe to be with their father, Willie Coty, 41. Tashawna Tedrow is eight years old, 4′ 3″ tall and weighs 80 pounds. She was last seen wearing a silver coat, pink unicorn hoodie, blue jeans and white tennis shoes. Loyalty Johnson is one year old and was last seen wearing a pink onesie. The vehicle the girls are believed to be in is a tan Honda Odyssey minivan with Kansas license plates, which was last seen in the area of 27th and Prospect. If you see the vehicle or any of the above persons, please contact 9-1-1 immediately.