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by Chad Nance


By Staff




An Amber alert has been issued for a Durham, NC child named Christopher Anthony Rojas. Christopher is a 5-year-old Hispanic male, approximately 3 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 50 pounds. He has black hair, and brown eyes and was last seen wearing a dark and light blue t-shirt and dark and light blue plaid shorts.


Allegedly, there is single abductor named Santos Reynaldo Aplicano Gomez.  Gomez is described as 35 years old, Hispanic, male, 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighing 175 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Reynoldo was last seen Wearing a blue shirt with a white “H”, black shorts, black socks and sandals, and a grey hoodie. He reportedly has a short goatee.


The pair were last seen around midnight at 2303 Lednum Street, Apt CB, Durham.

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Durham Police Department immediately at (919) 560-4427, or call 911 or *HP.





According to WRAL in Raleigh, 35-year-old Santos Reynaldo Aplicano Gomez has been apprehended and Christopher Anthony Rojas was dropped off at his mother’s home. Gomez has been charged with assault on a female, assault by strangulation, kidnapping, battery of an unborn child, assault in the presence of a minor, communicating threats and interfering with emergency communications.

Rojas’ mother told authorities that she had been wounded during a fight with Gomez before he left with Rojas and and his own 4-year-old son.



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