Amber Alert Remains in Effect for Missing Denver City Boy

Mitchell Romero
Mitchell Romero

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

DENVER CITY - The Denver City Police Department is continuing their search for a missing 3-year-old Denver City boy.

Police are searching for 3-year-old Mitchell Romero.  He is 2'8", has black hair, brown eyes, and weighs 35 pounds.

The suspect, 33-year-old Mario Romero, who is wanted in connection with a murder, was last seen driving a maroon 2004 GMC Yukon with Texas License plate 43WFX6.

Mario Romero is accused of killing 29-year-old Veronica Esquivel Romero inside a home on East 10th Street on Friday.

Law enforcement officials believe the boy is in grave or immediate danger.

Police issued an amber alert on Friday for the missing boy.

If you have any information, please call Denver City Police at (806)-592-3516.