UPDATE 5/12/16 – Amari was found at Sam’s Town with Shaquille Pierce. Pierce is facing kidnapping charges.
Original story: Amari Connor, 5, is missing from Las Vegas since Wednesday afternoon. He was seen walking near Martin Luther King Blvd. and Cheyenne Ave. around 4:30 p.m. He was with Shaquille Pierce, 22, the family told the police.
Amari’s mom said, “Yes a lot fbi north lv metro is involved the bus stations is pulling cameras my neighbor has cameras they all been working hard since 1am.”
Amari is 3’4″ tall and 75 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a red polo shirt with a black stripe and white design, khaki shorts, multi-colored Puma shoes and a red “LA” hat, police said. He was carrying a blue backpack.
Pierce is 5’3″ tall and weighs about 130 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray shirt, leopard-print leggings and red shoes, police said.
Anyone with information may contact the North Las Vegas Police Department at 702-633-9111.