6-year-old reported missing in AMBER Alert found safe in Las Vegas

AMBER Alert issued in Las Vegas for white pickup truck
AMBER Alert issued in Las Vegas for white pickup truck(Phoenix Police Department/FOX5)
Published: Aug. 12, 2022 at 10:55 PM PDT|Updated: Aug. 14, 2022 at 8:16 AM PDT
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UPDATE (Aug. 13) -- Phoenix Police said a 6-year-old missing boy was found safe in Las Vegas Saturday.

Phoenix PD said there were plans underway to reunite Gerardo Barrera with his family.

Original story: LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - An AMBER Alert was issued in the Las Vegas Valley Friday night.

Authorities are looking for 6-year-old Gerardo Barrera from Phoenix, Arizona. They believe he was taken by his uncle in a white 2010 Chevrolet Avalanche.

It was tracked to Las Vegas late Friday afternoon. It has an Arizona plate numbered J-T-A-3-2-F.

AMBER Alert issued in Las Vegas for white pickup truck
AMBER Alert issued in Las Vegas for white pickup truck(FOX5)

If you see the truck, call law enforcement immediately.

Police say there’s no reason to believe the child is in danger but they’re concerned about his welfare.