THURSDAY 3/25/2021 9:58 a.m.
OREM, Utah (ABC4) – The missing advisory for 7-year-old Jocelyn Cortes has been cancelled.
Earlier this week, authorities issued the advisory after Cortes was reportedly taken by her grandmother and aunt.
Wednesday night, the missing advisory for Cortes was cancelled after she was reportedly found.
In a Thursday morning Facebook post, Orem Police posted that she “is in good health.”
“She is on her way back to Utah and is not in any danger. There is still more investigation to be done at this time, and detectives are still working. Thank you for the public’s help in getting the word out about this case. Nothing more will be released on this case.”
Original Story: MISSING: Orem Police searching for 7-year-old girl, last seen Monday
TUESDAY 3/23/2021 6:34 a.m.
OREM, Utah (ABC4) – Orem Police have issued an endangered missing advisory for a missing 7-year-old last seen Monday night.
According to the advisory, 7-year-old Jocelyn Cortes was last seen at around 5 p.m. Monday at Classic Skating with family members.
Police say they have identified the first suspect as Jocelyn’s grandmother, 63-year-old Ivonne Cerda San Martin, who is 5’3″ tall, weighing about 180 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.
A second suspect has been identified as Jocelyn’s aunt, 24-year-old Paola Bayon. She is described as 5’4″ tall, weighing about 140 pounds. Bayon has brown hair and brown eyes.
Jocelyn was last seen wearing black/pink leggings, glitter shoes, and a pink jacket with a leopard hood. She has brown hair and brown eyes. She is 3’6″ tall and weighs about 40 pounds.
Orem Police say the suspect was driving a silver 2000 Ford Mustand with license plate F260BY. Orem Police say it is unknown where they are traveling.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Jocelyn, the vehicle, or the suspects, you’re asked to contact Orem Police Department Dispatch at 801-229-7070.