Update: The body of missing chlid Wesley Hilare was found in Mission Bay. Police now believe the boy drowned and that the report of a man walking off with the boy was a false lead.
Photo of Wesley Hilaire, by Daniesha Hilaire
September 13, 2015 (San Diego) --- An Amber alert has been issued across southern California for a 4-year-old African-American boy abducted from San Diego last night at 7:44 p.m. He vanished while at Mission Bay in the 2800 block of East Mission Bay Drive. He was last seen with a man who is believed to have abducted him from a family gathering.
Wesley Hilaire was last seen wearing red shorts and no shirt. He is 4 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 40 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes.
The suspect, a stranger to the family, is described as a 40-year old African-American man, 6 feet tall, 235 pounds with short black hair. He was last seen wearing a grey T-shirt, dark blue jeans with a hole in the right knee, and flip flops.