UPDATE: State officials say the Missing Child Alert for Luke Gjelaj has been canceled.

According to WJAX, Jacksonville Beach police said 7-year-old Luke Gjelaj and his mother, 39-year-old Marla E. D'Andrea, were found at the Orlando International Airport just before 9:30 p.m. Friday.

The original story appears below.


The Jacksonville Beach Police Department is searching for a missing endangered child as part of a suspicious death investigation.

The death was reported on the corner of 10th Street North and 1st Avenue North.

The juvenile, identified as 7-years-old Luke Gjelaj is believed to be with his mom, Marla E. D'Andrea.

D'Andrea, 39, is described as a white female, 5-foot-2, 135 lbs, brown hair and brown eyes. She is wanted for questioning in the death investigation. The child was described as a white male, 4-foot-2, 55 lbs., blonde hair, brown eyes.

Missing child alert for Luke Gjelaj. He is believed to be with his mom, Marla E. D'Andrea.

The two are believed to be traveling in a grey Hyundai four-door vehicle with the Florida tag GZAW55. Police believe they could be headed to Daytona or Orlando.

Anyone with information regarding their whereabouts, please call the Jacksonville Beach Police Department at 904-270-1661.