St Charles Amber Alert Update: Children Found Safe
An Amber Alert issued by St. Charles Police on Friday has been cancelled after the two children abducted were found safe in Fairmount City, IL.
The alert was issued after the father, 24 year-old Fernando Marez allegedly assaulted the mother of the children, ages 1 and 3. According to the St. Charles Police facebook page, authorities are in the process of reuniting the children with their mother. Police say the father is still a person of interest in the ongoing investigation.
The St. Charles Police Department has issued an Amber Alert for an abduction incident that occurred at 2009 Santa Monica St. at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
Vehicle Information: Tan 4 door SUV bearing partial MO or IL license, E15 last seen westbound from the scene.
Possible suspects or associates are believed to be:
Fernando Marez, a hispanic, male, age 24, hgt 507, 145 lbs, unknown hair, unknown eyes, unknown complexion, wearing blue t-shirt, black vest, dark blue jeans, and champion shoes. tattoos of the children's names on both arms.
Unknown Name, a hispanic, male
Unknown Name, a hispanic, female
The abducted children are:
Alexia Marez, is a hispanic, male, age 1, hgt unk, unk lbs, black hair, unk eyes, unk complexion, with unk physical marks, wearing white and pink flower onesie and blue pants.
Fernando Marez, is a hispanic, male, age 3, hgt unk, unk lbs, black hair, unk eyes, unk complexion, with unknown physical marks, wearing blue shirt and grey sweatpants .
Brief circumstances regarding the abducted child incident:
Biological father physically assaulted the mother of the children and threated to kill one of the children before leaving the scene with another unknown hispanic male and female.
Anyone seeing the abducted child, suspect, associate, or vehicle, or anyone having any information related to the Amber Alert should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the St. Charles Police Department at 636-949-3300.