Suspect located after abducting two AZ kids

Posted at 9:20 AM, Jun 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-06 20:17:24-04

An Amber Alert which had been issued in Utah, New Mexico and in Arizona for two Arizona boys who were taken by their step-father has been canceled. The boys were located, and the suspect was also located by the FBI and New Mexico police. 

According to officials, the children may have been headed towards New Mexico in a white 2000 Alero Oldsmobile. The step-father threatened to leave the children in the desert. 

Lyric Gray, 5, and Kerwin Gray, 7, were located shortly before noon in Gallup, New Mexico in the area of the Manuelito Canyon. 

The boys went missing from Wheatfield, Arizona. Officials believe they were being taken to Mentmore, New Mexico by suspect Clinton Johnson, 26. The man was located on Sunday by the FBI and New Mexico police. Officials said it's not known if the man will face criminal charges.