Mother, Boyfriend Arrested After Their Child Goes Missing

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Police arrest a Midland mother and her boyfriend after her child goes missing for over 12 hours.

19-year-old Tonya Ayers and her boyfriend, 19-year-old Jesuam Hernandez, are facing child endangerment charges.

Police say a citizen spotted a three year old boy wandering around the Ranchland Apartments off of east Wadley.

It wasn't until 11a.m. Saturday morning that Ayers called police regarding the missing boy.

Hernandez is still listed in the Midland County Jail.