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Amber Alert Canceled for Alvin Boy

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Police in Alvin have canceled an Amber Alert for Gerardo Olvera, Jr.

UPDATE 10:20 p.m.: Authorities in Alvin have canceled the Amber Alert for Gerardo Olvera, Jr. Police say the boy has been located, and that he is safe.

Police in Alvin have issued an Amber Alert for Gerardo Olvera, Jr.

Gerardo is six years old Hispanic boy. He's three feet tall, weighs 45 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen Monday afternoon.

Authorities are also looking for 26-year-old Sergio Armando Hernandez in connection with the alert. He's 5'6", 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He reportedly has multiple tattoos. Police believe Hernandez is driving a black 2002 Toyota Tundra SR-5 extended cab pickup with Texas license plate 87DYJ8

If you have information about their whereabouts, please call 911.

Ian Crawford joined KUT as News Editor in 2008, after spending over four years as a reporter/anchor at KLBJ Radio in Austin. He began his broadcasting career while still in high school in Southern Oregon. During high school and college at the University of Oregon, he worked at times as a reporter, news anchor, sports play-by-play reporter, music host and commercial producer before moving to Texas in 2003.