Amber Alert issued for 9-year-old boy missing from Indiana

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UPDATE: A missing 9-year-old boy was found safe in Indiana about 8 a.m. Thursday. A statewide Amber Alert has been canceled.

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A statewide Amber Alert has been issued in Indiana for a missing 9-year-old boy.

Police say John Gyuriak  was last seen around 11 p.m. Wednesday in South Bend, Indiana. The boy is described as being 4 feet 1 inches tall, 70 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes, and has a scar above his right eye.  He was wearing a red Chicago Bulls jersey, with black Under Armor athletic shorts.

Police say John was taken by his mother, 29-year-old Areca Gyuriak. Police believe he is in extreme danger.

They two were last seen driving a tan 2008 Dodge Charger.

If you have any information, contact the St. Joseph County Police Department at 574-235-9611 or 911.

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