WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Authorities searching for a missing 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez are reporting few new leads in the disappearance.
During the day Monday, officers searched Chisholm Creek Park and Glen Dey Park (Grove Park).
Wichita Police Officer Charley Davidson says despite their search efforts, they weren’t able to locate Hernandez at either location.
“We have not located him, and we are trying to locate 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez, so if you do have any information, please call us, tip line, 316-383-4661,” said Davidson.
Officer Davidson says police were dispatched to the home in the 600 block of South Edgemoor at approximately 6:15 p.m. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a 26-year-old woman who is the stepmother of Lucas. She said she last saw Lucas in his bedroom at approximately 3 p.m. Saturday, prior to her taking a shower and falling asleep.
Lucas is four feet tall and weighs about 60 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
He was last seen wearing a gray shirt with a bear on it.
The FBI Child Abduction Rapid Deployment (CARD) team is assisting the WPD with the investigation.
Authorities are asking anyone with information of Lucas’ whereabouts to please call 316-383-4661.