According to police: Abducted child Joseluis RESENDIZ has been located. His mother Tivisay ROJAS-CASTANO and uncle Edison ROJAS-CASTANO have also been located.
The Niagara Regional Police Service would like to thank the members of the public for their tips and the media for their assistance in locating Joseluis. ”We would also like to thank our law enforcement partners for their support and quick response, especially the Toronto Police Service,” Niagara police said in a statement.
Investigation into this matter is on-going. Anyone with information is asked to call the Niagara Regional Police Service District two Detective Services at 905-688-4112 ext 2205.
The original report said: The Niagara Regional Police were attempting to locate Tivisay Rojas-Castano and Edison Rojas-Castano in relation to a parental abduction as well as the apprehension of Joseluis as a child in need of protection.
Tivisay and Edison were believed to have fled the City of Niagara Falls with Joseluis in a grey, four-door sedan.
Police have information that the suspects have ties to Toronto as well as Hamilton and may be in either city at this time.
The abducted child, Joseluis Resendiz, is described as a Hispanic nine-year old boy, 65 pounds, slim build with short dark hair, a birthmark on his left wrist and a metallic replacement tooth on the right side of his mouth. Joseluis was last seen wearing a blue “Messi” Barcelona T-shirt, blue plaid shorts and blue Adidas running shoes.
The female suspect, Tivisay Rojas-Castano is described as a Hispanic Female, 40 years old, five-feet, two inches tall, 145 lbs, heavy build with long blonde hair. Tivisay was last seen wearing a green dress, red belt and blue sandals.
The male suspect, Edison Rojas-Castano is described as a light skinned Hispanic male, 36 years old, 56 tall, 155 lbs, short brown hair with a large cemetery tattoo on his back. No clothing description was provided.
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(Submitted by the Niagara Regional Police)