Authorities issued an abduction alert after discovering a seven-year-old boy was missing when his father failed to return him to the St. Louis County Court Tuesday.
According to reports, 41-year-old James Leon Nordrum, Jr. from Minnesota has a history of mental health issues and has alluded to officials that he would harm his son, 7-year-old Wyatt Nordrum, if he lost custody. The two allegedly fled with James Nordrum Jr’s father sometime before Tuesday afternoon when law enforcement went to the listed address and discovered all three were missing.
James Nordrum, Jr. is described as a white male about 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 225 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.
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