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UPDATED: LOCATED SAFE. KANSAS AMBER ALERT – 2 Girls From Kansas City, Kansas

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Derek Nester
Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications.After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. six radio stations.In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on over 94 radio stations across 12 Midwest states and growing. In 2018 he became the Studio Coordinator at the Cumulus Kansas City broadcast center for Kansas City Chiefs Football.

The two missing girls were located safe. The Amber Alert has been cancelled.

Amber Alert Notice

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Abductee(s):
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Name: Aracely Arambula
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Weight: 120
Hair Color: Blk
Eye Color: Brw
Age: 16 years
Gender: Female
Description: Burgundy Shirt, Checkered Pajama pants, Barefoot
Last Seen: at 1112 Greeley Ave., Kansas City, KS
Name: Bellanice Diaz
Height: 1 feet 5 inches
Weight: 6
Hair Color: Blk
Eye Color: Brw
Age: 1 month
Gender: Female
Description: Pink Onesie
Last Seen: at 1112 Greeley ave., Kansas City, KS

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Suspect(s):
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Name: Jacob Diaz
Height: 5 feet 9 inches
Weight: 135
Hair Color: Blk
Eye Color: Brw
Age: 21 years
Gender: Male
Description: 
Name: Julian Diaz
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Weight: 140
Hair Color: Blk
Eye Color: Brw
Age: 23 years
Gender: Male
Description: 

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Vehicle(s):
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License: AR299
Make: Honda
Model: Odyssey
Color: Red
Year: 2012
Description: Tag is an “In God we Trust”

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Latest Information:
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2020-11-01 14:04:03.333: On Nov 1, 2020 at 1:01 pm the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department contacted the KBI and provided the following information:

At approximately 5:00 am, two week old Bellanice Diaz and 16 year old Aracely Arambula were forcibly taken from their residence by Jacob and Julian Diaz.  Statements heard by another individual in the residence indicate that Bellanice and Aracely are in imminent danger.  Subjects last seen Westbound on Greeley Avenue at 5:00 am.

Call 911 immediately if you have seen the missing children, suspects or suspect vehicle.  If you have other information call 911 or the Kansas City KS Police Department at 913-596-3000.

Please call 911 or the KBI at 1-800-KS-CRIME.
Please visit http://www.ksamber.org for more information

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