UPDATE 10/24/16 – Sadly, Andres was found in the canal.
Andres Tomas, 3, is missing from California. He was last seen playing with his siblings near Letteau Avenue and Shanks Road in Delhi in Merced County on Saturday around 4 p.m.
Sgt. Ray Framstad said searchers had found footprints in the fine dirt near the canal that may belong to the little boy, reports the Merced Sun Star.
The authorities have searched the area and are now concentrating on the canal. At this time the police believe he wandered away and he has not been abducted.
Andres was wearing jeans, Converse shoes and a red and blue shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Merced County Sheriff’s Office at 209-385-7445.