Amber Alert issued for Roswell boy after his mother was found dead | KOB 4

Amber Alert issued for Roswell boy after his mother was found dead

Joshua Panas & Megan Abundis
Updated: January 08, 2020 11:21 AM
Created: January 07, 2020 02:04 PM

ROSWELL, N.M.- An Amber Alert has been issued for three-year-old Osiel Ernesto Rico.

The Roswell Police Department says Osiel was last seen on Sunday at 602 East Forest in Roswell. The boy's mother, Isela Mauricio-Sanchez, was found dead at the residence on Tuesday.

The investigation was initially classified as a "suspicious death" but police later declared it to be a homicide.

Police believe Osiel is with his father, 32-year-old Jorge Rico-Ruvira. Police say Osiel could be in danger. 

Rico-Ruvira may be driving a maroon GMC Yukon SUV, according to police. It has a New Mexico turquoise license plate that reads MNF231.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Roswell Police Department at (575) 624-6770 or dial 911.


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