An Amber Alert has been issued for Venjamin Seth Wright, 6, from Marysville,
Washington. Authorities believe the autistic boy was taken by his mother and her boyfriend on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
Child Protective Services staff visited the home, but his mother, Shannan Christine Guest, 37, would not allow them in, according to police. CPS left to get a court order and when they returned the mother and boy were gone.
Wright, Guest and her boyfriend, Gary Howard Cooper, 32, are believed to be in a white 2012 Ford Focus, possibly heading for Los Angeles.
The boy was wearing a yellow t-shirt, black pants and black shoes.
Guest is described as 5-foot-4 and weighs about 140 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. Cooper is 6-foot-4 and weighs about 150 pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes.
Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to call 911 or Marysville police at 360-363-8350.