Update: News Briefing, Amber Alert Cancelled on Five-Year-Old Boy
July 15, 2007 - *** CHILD LOCATED UNHARMED, STAYING WITH RELATIVE ***
NEWS BRIEFING CANCELLED AFTER AMBER ALERT CANCELLED FOR FIVE-YEAR-OLD BOY
Please note there will NOT be a news briefing tonight on an Amber Alert issued and then cancelled in the reported disappearance of a five-year-old boy named Jordan Rodriguez.
HPD Homicide Division investigators said the child was located unharmed and had been staying with a relative all afternoon. The child's mother reported Jordan was in the back seat of a vehicle stolen as she pumped gas at a service station on the North Freeway service road near Tidwell earlier this afternoon. The vehicle has been located and individuals are being questioned.
No charges have been filed at this time. No new information is expected to be released this evening. For further information, please contact a PIO in the HPD Media Relations Unit at 713-308-3280 anytime after 9 a.m. tomorrow (Monday).
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.