Update: JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office found a missing 2-year-old boy safe on Thursday morning.
A tip led authorities to find Legend Jones, who "appears safe," according to a tweet from the sheriff's office.
The boy's mother told also our partners at First Coast News that Jones is safe. The mother received a phone call from police letting her know her son was safe while she was interviewing with First Coast News.The sheriff's office is also no longer looking for Keith Martin or his car.
In the tweet, the sheriff's office thanked everyone in helping find Jones.
Thanks to a tip,missing child Legend Jones has been recovered and appears safe. We have also made contact with Keith Martin and are no longer looking for the vehicle. Thank you #Jacksonville for paying attention and sending in those tips. pic.twitter.com/EIO2xCRhec— Jax Sheriff's Office (@JSOPIO) December 14, 2017
Original Story: JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement issued a missing child alert for a 2-year-old boy.
Legend Jones was last seen on Fouraker Road near Herlong Road in Jacksonville.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said family friend Keith Allen Martin picked Jones up around 2 p.m. Wednesday at a daycare. Jones hasn’t been seen since.
Martin, 49, drives a 2007 Green 382i BMW with a Florida tag 4258UW. The car has tinted windows, a scratch on the back driver’s side and a black bag over the rear driver’s side window.
Jones was last seen wearing a red Cars t-shirt, red pants and black shoes. He has black hair and brown eyes.
Anyone who knows of Jones’ or Martin’s whereabouts is asked to call (904)630-0500 or 911.
Tipsters are also eligible for a reward up to $3,000 by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1(866)845-8477.
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