Toddler abducted in southern Wyoming found safe in Aurora, CBI says – The Denver Post

Toddler abducted in southern Wyoming found safe in Aurora, CBI says - The Denver Post
Infant believed abducted in Cheyenne found safe in Aurora; suspect arrested
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A toddler missing from southern Wyoming was found safe in Aurora on Thursday night, as was the man who is suspected of abducting the child.

Cheyenne police said 26-year-old Mijito Johnson was thought to have taken 1-year-old Gregory Marks from a location in the northern part of the city Thursday afternoon. Johnson is the boy’s non-custodial father.

An Amber Alert was issued, and police were on the lookout for a 2004 silver Ford Expedition with a temporary plate and a broken rear passenger side window.

AMBER ALERT: Wyoming 1-Year-Old Abducted from Mother [UPDATED]

Aurora police said Thursday night that they received a tip that the vehicle was seen at the Aurora Mall. Officers found Johnson, who has been booked, and the child, who was taken into protective custody.

The suspect, 26-year-old Mijito Johnson,is a white man last seen wearing a white shirt, black jeans and tennis shoes. He was last sighted leaving the 5800 Block of Starwood Court in Cheyenne.

UPDATE 4/11/19 10:54 pm- The Cheyenne Police Department reports that Gregory Marks has been found and is safe. Mijito Johnson is in custody. Read the story here.

Gregory Marks has been found safe and recovered by law enforcement in Aurora, Colo. Mijito Johnson has been arrested, according to the Cheyenne Police Department.

UPDATE 4/11/19 6:47 pm- Additional photos/information regarding Amber Alert for Gregory Marks: Below is a more recent photo of Mijito Johnson as well as Gregory Marks.

Gregory Marks has been found safe and recovered by law enforcement in Aurora, Colo. Mijito Johnson has been arrested, according to the Cheyenne Police Department.

Marks was last wearing dark gray jogger pants, light gray tennis shoes and a longsleeve beige shirt with a moose.


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