Two Children Missing in San Diego County; Amber Alert Issued

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
August 5, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

An Amber Alert has been issued for two children, an eight-year-old and a 16-year-old, that were abducted from the city of Boulevard in San Diego County on August 3. The alert was issued on August 5 at about 6:15 p.m. PDT.

The children are: Ethan Anderson, who is described by authorities as a white male with sandy brown hair, weighing about 65 pounds. He;s almost five feet tall. Hannah Anderson, his older sister, is 5-foot-11-inches, a white female with blonde hair and blue eyes weighing about 115 pounds.

The Imperial Valley Press reports that police are describing the suspect as James Lee DiMaggio, a 40-year-old white male with brown hair and brown eyes. He was driving a blue Nissan Versa with license plate number 6WCU986. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department at 858-565-5200. The Amber Alert was activated in San Diego and Imperial counties. 

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.