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UPDATE: The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department says the SUV that Alexis Morales and a 5-month old boy were last seen in has been found.

The child and the body of Alexis were found inside the vehicle. The child was taken to the hospital and is ok.

South Bend Police say they will be turning the case over to their violent crimes unit, and are waiting for a search warrant to bring the SUV to their tech bay.


ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. — Police are looking for help finding a missing five-month-old boy.

The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office said the child is missing out of South Bend, Indiana. And was last seen with his mother, 27-year-old Alexis Morales.

Alexis is a 27-year-old Black woman. She is 5’6″ tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. She has black hair with brown eyes.

They were last seen Tuesday, April 12 at 6 p.m. They were in a Silver 2006 BMW X5 SUV with Indiana license plate MULALUV.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts is asked to call the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office at 574-533-4151 or 911.