• Jacksonville police find missing 2-year-old after tip

    By: Action News Jax


    UPDATE, 4 p.m., 12/14/17: Keith Martin has been booked into the Duval County Jail on charges of child neglect, interference with custody and failure to appear. He is being held on a $3,503 bond.

    UPDATE, 9 a.m., 12/14/17: The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says they have found 2-year-old Legend Jones after a citizen's tip. He "appears to be safe," police said, and they have also located Keith Martin and are no longer looking for his car. 

    PHOTO GALLERY: Missing Jacksonville toddler Legend Jones 

    The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 2-year-old boy.

    Legend Jones was picked up from daycare by a family friend, 49-year-old Keith Allen Martin, on Wednesday afternoon at 2 p.m. and hasn't been seen since, JSO said.

    JSO said in a Facebook post that investigators are "concerned for his safety."

    Legend is described as 3 feet tall, weighs 33 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black and red Cars t-shirt, red pants and black shoes.

    Martin drives a 2007 green 382i BMW with Florida tag 4258UW and has a similar body style to the car shown in a Facebook post by JSO.

    Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Legend Jones or Keith Martin, or anyone who has seen or heard from Keith Martin since 2 p.m. Wednesday is asked to contact the JSO at 904-630-0500 or email JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $3,000, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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