3 children missing from Asheboro located, AMBER Alert canceled

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ASHEBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – An AMBER Alert was issued Monday night for three children missing from Asheboro: a 15-year-old boy, 14-year-old girl, and 2-year-old boy. The alert was canceled early on Tuesday.

The alert was canceled around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities said the children had been “located.” No further information was provided.

According to MissingKids.org, the three children who were missing are:

  • Anthony Hernandez: 15 years old, about 6-feet tall and 160 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
  • Bridget Hernandez: 14 years old, about 5-foot-3 and 120 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
  • Bernardo Hernandez: 2 years old, about 3-feet tall and 45 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

According to the alert, the abductor was believed to be Olga Diego Hernandez — a female standing about 5-foot-1 and weighing about 135 pounds.

They were last seen in a black 2021 Dodge Ram truck with the North Carolina plate TEF9945.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Asheboro Police Department at 336-626-1300 or call 911.

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