missing child

Dulce Maria Alavez
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio; inset: FBI
Mark Abrams
February 27, 2020 - 3:17 pm
The image of a missing South Jersey child has turned up in advertisement posted in a Clearwater, Florida publication as part of a nationwide outreach supported by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Read more here.
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Dulce Maria Alavez
Bridgeton Police Department
David Madden
September 19, 2019 - 10:46 am
The search continues for 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez, who police believe was abducted Monday afternoon while playing in a Bridgeton, New Jersey park with her 3-year-old brother. Read the latest here.
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Dulce Maria Alavez
Bridgeton Police Department
Tim Jimenez
September 18, 2019 - 6:43 am
An Amber Alert has been issued for a 5-year-old South Jersey girl, who was last seen Monday playing in a park. Read the latest here.
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Tyzhier Graham
Philadelphia Police Department
Mark Abrams
May 16, 2019 - 4:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are looking for a 12-year-old boy with developmental disabilities who disappeared from his home Wednesday afternoon. Tyzhier Graham was last seen near Bridge and Pratt streets riding in a car on the Market-Frankford Line around 5:30 p.m. Police say...
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Kim Glovas
May 07, 2019 - 4:56 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A young boy was found alone at a 7-Eleven in Folcroft Borough Tuesday, and after police located his parents, they say they plan to file charges. Folcroft Borough police said the 3-year-old boy was found around noon at the convenience store on Delmar Drive...
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Andrew "AJ" Freund vigil
John Starks/Daily Herald via AP
April 25, 2019 - 1:40 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Police believe an Illinois couple who reported their 5-year-old son missing last week killed him days earlier by beating him and forcing him to stand in a cold shower for an extended period of time, according to court documents released Thursday. The allegations are included in a...
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The body of a 5-year-old boy reported as missing last week was found wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave on Wednesday, and his parents have been charged with murder, police said.
Crystal Lake Police Dept. via CNN
April 24, 2019 - 4:38 pm
By Eric Levenson, CNN (CNN) -- The body of a 5-year-old boy reported as missing last week was found wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave on Wednesday, and his parents have been charged with murder, police said. The parents, Andrew Freund Sr. and JoAnn Cunningham, then provided information that...
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Authorities conducted DNA testing to try to determine Thursday whether a teenager found wandering the streets of a Kentucky town is who he claims to be — an Illinois boy who disappeared eight years ago around the time his mother took her own life.
Carrie Antlfinger/AP Photo
April 04, 2019 - 5:33 pm
By Dan Sewell and Don Babwin CINCINNATI (AP) — A young man's claim to be an Illinois boy who disappeared under tragic circumstances eight years ago was disproved by DNA tests and pronounced a hoax Thursday, dashing hopes that the baffling case had finally been solved. For a day and a half, a...
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 Police in the Chicago suburb of Aurora say the department is sending two detectives to the Cincinnati area to investigate a missing child report that could involve the Aurora boy who disappeared in 2011.
Aurora Police Department via AP
April 03, 2019 - 9:34 pm
By Corey Williams and Caryn Rousseau (AP) — A 14-year-old boy who said he escaped from two kidnappers in Ohio told authorities he is from Illinois, where he went missing nearly eight years ago when his mother apparently took her own life. Police in suburban Cincinnati's Sharonville wrote in a short...
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2-year-old's remains found in Kemble Park
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
October 16, 2018 - 11:42 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The body of a toddler was discovered Tuesday partially buried in a wooded area of a park in North Philadelphia. Philadelphia police say a 2-year-old girl was reported missing Monday night. Authorities launched an investigation, and those who had contact with the...
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