ROSWELL (KSMX)- An Amber Alert has been issued for three-year-old Osiel Ernesto Rico.
The Roswell Police Department says Osiel was last seen on Sunday at 602 East Forest in Roswell. The boy’s mother, Isela Mauricio-Sanchez, was found dead at the residence on Tuesday.
The investigation was initially classified as a “suspicious death” but police later declared it to be a homicide.
Police believe Osiel is with his father, 32-year-old Jorge Rico-Ruvira. Police say Osiel could be in danger.
Rico-Ruvira may be driving a maroon GMC Yukon SUV, according to police. It has a New Mexico turquoise license plate that reads MNF231.
Anyone with information about the Amber Alert is encouraged to call the Roswell Police Department at (575) 624-6770 or dial 911.