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Omarion Humphrey (Handout photo)

Rain May Slow Search For 9-Year-Old Autistic Boy Missing Since 4th Of July

An Amber Alert has been issued for the child, who authorities say is severely autistic and may not speak but answers to the name “Mars.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2015

Omarion Humphrey (Handout photo)

AMBER Alert: Search Continues For 9-Year-Old Autistic Boy Missing Since 4th Of July

A large search team is combing the area around a Genesee County park for Omarion Humphrey.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2015

Omarion Humphrey (Handout photo)

AMBER ALERT: Authorities Searching For Severely Autistic 9-Year-Old Boy

Omarion “Mars” Humphrey was last seen on the Callis Lake Recreational Facility in Davison Township on Saturday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2015

Jawaan E. Johnson (credit: Wayne County Prosecutor's Office)

Illinois Man Charged With Kidnapping After Romulus Carjacking Prompts Amber Alert

A 23-year-old Illinois man faces multiple charges in connection with a child abduction during a carjacking that prompted an Amber Alert over the weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2015

Ayden Casteels (police handout)

Amber Alert Canceled For 16-Month-Old Boy Taken During Carjacking; Suspect In Custody

Police say an Amber Alert for a 16-month-old boy who was reportedly taken during a carjacking has been called off.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2015

Screenshot of the Amber Alert sent by Michigan State Police via their wireless emergency alert system. (credit: WWJ Newsradio 950)

Michigan State Police Defend 5 A.M. Amber Alert: ‘We’ve Heard A Couple Of Grumblings’

The alert went out to phones in a 200-mile radius of Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2015

Hailey Betts -- Brett Betts (police handout)

EXCLUSIVE: Mother Of Child Involved In Amber Alert Says Daughter’s Safety Is ‘All That Matters’

The mother of Hailey Betts told WWJ Newsradio 950 said that the State of Michigan “really pulled together to make this happen” and for that she is blessed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2015

Hailey Betts -- Brett Betts (police handout)

Amber Alert Canceled After 6-Year-Old Girl Found Safe; Father In Custody

An Amber Alert has been canceled after a 6-year-old girl who was apparently abducted by her father was located safe and sound.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2015

Aaron Blackwell -- Emma Blackwell (police handout)

Amber Alert Canceled After 2nd Indiana Teen Returned Home Unharmed; 3 In Custody

One of the teenagers was located in the Detroit area after allegedly being abducted at gunpoint from an Indianapolis home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2015

Aaron (left) and Emma Blackwell (right)

Amber Alert: 1 Indiana Teen Found Safe, 1 Still Missing After Chase In Detroit; 3 Suspects In Custody

16-year-old Aaron Blackwell has been found safe after a police chase on the southwest side of Detroit and that three suspects are now in custody. 13-year-old Emma Blackwell is still missing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2015