AMBER Alert update: 2-year-old missing from Pope County found

UPDATE: Robert William Ramirez has been found and the Amber Alert has been canceled.


Law enforcement has issued an Amber Alert and is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 2-year-old boy.

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office says it believes Robert William Ramirez was abducted. Authorities were contacted at around 4:30 a.m. Thursday after the boy went missing near the city of Westport in central Minnesota.

Authorities don’t have any known abductor or vehicle information at this time.

The boy was last seen wearing a red, long-sleeve T-shirt and black sweatpants with green stripes. He’s described as Hispanic, around 3 feet tall, 28 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information regarding Ramirez’s whereabouts is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 320-634-5411 or 911.