[UPDATE: Located] Missing Child in Mendocino, $5000 Reward

An eight-year-old boy has been missing since April 7, 2015. He is believed to have been abducted by his mother. There is a $5000 reward for information leading to his return.

Facebook post from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office:

Wilder Brown went for a 1 week spring break visit to his mother’s house. During that week she moved houses and has been concealing Wilder from his father for 11 months. Donna French is wanted on three Felony counts relating to the kidnapping of Wilder Brown.

Wilder is often with his two brothers River Maguire and or Canyon Maguire and or sister Wyntersky Maguire and or his mother Donna Michelle French (AKA Donna Kimmel, Jamie Jones, Donna Michelle.)

They drive a 2012 Dodge Diesel 4×4 Truck with silver rims and mud tires CA plate: 8123581. Last know location Southern Coastal Mendocino County; between Fort Bragg, CA and Gualala, CA.

$5,000 CASH REWARD for the return of Wilder Brown or information that leads to his return.
10389536_10153411948322967_8945502599193282236_nIF YOU HAVE INFORMATION ABOUT WILDER BROWN
CALL Mendocino County Sheriff at (707) 463-4086
CALL Nevada County Sheriff at (530) 265-7880
CALL Wilder’s Dad at (707)572-0200

Missing From: (Penn Valley, CA) Date Missing: (4/7/2015)
Date of Birth: (02/06/2008)
Age: (8 Years)
Sex: (Male)
Height: (4 Feet and 1 Inches) Weight: (75 Pounds)
Build: (Athletic)
Eyes: (Hazel)
Hair: (Sandy Blond, Shoulder Length, Straight)
Race: (Caucasian)
Complexion: {Fair)
Clothing: (He typically wears Jeans and a sweatshirt or T-shirt and often a baseball cap

UPDATE 6:23 p.m.: The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office has released a poster with a picture of the boy, the boy’s mother, and the truck the family is believed to drive.

UPDATE 1:12 p.m.: According to the Mendocino County Sheriff:

The suspect in this investigation was taken into custody tonight (3/17/16) on the Nevada County warrant and the child was taken into protective custody and ultimately released to his father.
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