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Missing Jacksonville boy found safe after alert

Posted at 8:48 AM, Dec 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-14 14:54:57-05

**UPDATE**. - Thanks to a tip, a missing 2-year-old boy from Jacksonville was found safe Thursday, according to Jacksonville Police.

A Florida Missing Child Alert was issued overnight for Legend Jones just after midnight on Wednesday.

Police said that the child was picked up from daycare with permission by a family friend, Keith Allen Martin at 2 p.m. Wednesday and had not been seen since.

The missing child alert stated that the two may have been traveling in a 2007, green BMW 328i with Florida tag number 4258UW.

The child was located just before 9 a.m. Thursday. Police said they made contact with Keith Martin and are no longer looking for the vehicle.

(Original story below)

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A Florida Missing Child Alert has been issued for a boy last seen in Jacksonville on Wednesday.

2-year-old Legend Jones was last seen in the area of the 1900 block of Fouraker Road in Jacksonville, wearing a black and red "Cars" shirt, red pants, and black shoes.

He may be in the company of 49-year-old Keith Martin.

They may be traveling in a 2007, green BMW 328i, Florida tag number 4258UW. The vehicle has tinted windows, a scratch on the back driver's side, and a black bag over the rear driver's side window.

The boy is 3 feet tall, with black hair and brown eyes.

Martin is described as 5'6" tall, 130 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Legend Jones or Keith Martin, contact FDLE (1-888-356-4774) or the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office (904-630-0500) or 911.