UPDATE: FBI Now Involved in Case of Missing Bridgeton 5-Year-Old-Girl; $25K Reward Offered
There is a $25,000 reward with the FBI offering up to $5,000 for information that leads to the whereabouts of Dulce Maria Alavez.
According to FBI officials, Dulce Maria Alavez, age 5, was last seen on the afternoon of Monday, September 16, 2019, while playing at the Bridgeton City Park behind Bridgeton High School in Bridgeton, New Jersey.
Officials say it is possible that Dulce left the area with a light-skinned, possibly Hispanic male, approximately 5'6" to 5'8" with a thin build, no facial hair and acne on his face.
He was believed to be wearing orange sneakers, red pants, and a black shirt. He may be driving a red van or SUV.
Officials say Dulce was last seen wearing a yellow shirt with a koala bear on the front, black and white pants with butterflies and flowers on them, and white dress sandals.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact the FBI's Toll-Free Tipline at 1-800-CALL-FBI (1-800-225-5324) and select option 4, then select option 8.
You may also contact your local FBI office, or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate. You can also text your information to TIP411 subtext Bridgeton.