An endangered child alert has been issued by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for a 12-year-old Johnson City boy.
According to a news release from the TBI, Joao Kleber Martins Guimaraes, 12, and his mother, Jesiane Martins Nixon, 30, failed to appear in court this morning. A bench order was issued for Nixon on Monday, according to the news release.
Guimaraes is described as white with brown hair and brown eyes. He is 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs 140 pounds.
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