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Amber Alert called off after 12-year-old boy found in Oceanside

Monday, March 10th, 2014
Issue 11, Volume 18.

OCEANSIDE - An Amber Alert was called off after a 12-year-old Long Beach boy and his mother were located by authorities in Oceanside.

Yesterday, a mass text message to all phones throughout Southern California was sent out, issuing an Amber Alert for a missing child.

At 2:40 p.m., the CHP sent out a tweet saying that officers had found the boy and taken his mother into custody, according to a report from the LA Times.

No other details were released.

LONG BEACH - An Amber Alert was just sent via text message from the Advertisement
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National Center for Missing & Exploited Children to all phones in the area announcing a missing child has been abducted.

Nicholas Johnston, 12, was last seen on March 6 in Long Beach, CA. The suspect is Sri Johnston. Johnston is possibly driving a tan, 1998 Saturn 4-door sedan. License plate number: 4AUU679.

If seen or located, please contact the Long Beach Police Department at (562) 570-9650.

Nicholas Johnston

Age now: 12-years-old

Sex: Male

Skin: White

Hair: Blonde

Eyes: Blue

Height: 4 feet 8 inches

Weight: 80 pounds

Suspect: Sri Johnston

Age now: 49-years-old

Sex: Female

Skin: White

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Brown

Height: 5 feet 1 inch

Weight: 125 pounds



Comment Profile ImageLee
Comment #1 | Tuesday, Mar 11, 2014 at 11:19 am
Thank goodness this ended, as it appears, in a good way.
Comment Profile ImageThat random citizen
Comment #2 | Tuesday, Mar 11, 2014 at 8:44 pm
Comment Profile ImageAH
Comment #3 | Thursday, Mar 13, 2014 at 10:43 am
Would it not be nice to have a mass text announcing the boy was found?

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