An Amber Alert has been issued for a five-year-old boy missing from Mississauga, Ont.
Peel Regional Police say Ethan Montes is believed to be with his mother, Juliet Mohammed, 47.
Police said the mother has a pre-existing medical condition that can cause her to act out of character. They would not elaborate on the nature of the condition.
The boy’s mother is believed to be driving a 2003 grey four-door Toyota Matrix with an Ontario licence plate: 379 WTM.
The pair was last seen in the Cawthra Road and Atwater Avenue area between 3:00 and 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, Peel police said. The boy’s school has confirmed Montes was picked up by his mother at the end of the day.
The boy’s father last saw the pair when they left for school at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
Police believe they may have been headed for London, Ont.
Anyone who spots them should call 911.