Let's get this out to everyone across Minnesota and states along the routes from Tennessee.  Authorities in Tennessee say 3 missing children may be head to Minnesota.

An Endangered Child Alert was formally issued and, according to a report through our media partners at WDIO.com,:

The TBI says 6-year-old Analia Essex, 2-year-old Abigail Christian and 1-year-old Michale Christian went missing under suspicious circumstances Tuesday. They are believed to be with their parents, Amanda Essex and Michale Darrel Christian, who are not legally allowed to have the children.

News outlets report the children and their parents were last seen near Van Buren County and may be traveling to Minnesota in a white SUV.

Below is the formal alert, posted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation via Twitter.  If you spot these children, please alert law enforcement officials and call 1-800-TBI-FIND.