Missing child alert canceled for 5-year-old Newberry boy


GAINESVILLE, Fla. – ***UPDATE 07/07/19 8:10 a.m.***

Child has been found.


A Florida Missing Child Alert has been issued for 5-year-old Jaxson Prows, 5, who was last seen in the 2200 block of SW 170th Street in Newberry, Florida, wearing a red and blue tank top with white stripes.

The child may be in the company of Erin Hontz, 40, who was last seen wearing a blue and white blouse with a blue ruffle collar and a mossy oak camouflage hat.

They may be traveling in a 2004, beige Toyota Sienna with a Florida tag number of BZAX67. The vehicle's back driver's side window has been busted and repaired with duct tape.

If you see the van or have information concerning the whereabouts of this woman or child,  please call 911 or the Alachua County Sheriff's Office at 352-955-1818.