Amber Alert canceled after missing NC 3-year-old boy found

UPDATE: The Amber Alert has been canceled after authorities say the boy has been found.


The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing child, 3-year-old Ezra David Jones.

Ezra is described as of Asian ethnicity, approximately 3 feet tall, weighing 30 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

Authorities are looking for Stephen Drake Jones, 27.

Ezra David Jones

State Highway Patrol

He is described as white, about 6-foot-1, weighing 185 pounds. He has red hair and hazel eyes. He was last seen wearing a T-shirt of unknown color, khaki shorts, and a baseball cap.

He was last seen in Henderson County traveling toward Black Mountain with a possible destination of Winston Salem.

Police are looking for a blue 1990 Ford F250 with NC license tag number PEC5783.

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office immediately at (828) 250-4449, or call 911 or *HP.
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