Missing 3-year-old Florida boy found safe

Posted at 8:28 PM, Apr 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-29 21:57:59-04

UPDATE: Joshua McAdams has been found safe, authorities say.


A Missing Child Alert has been issued for a 3-year-old Tampa boy who may be in the company of two adults.

Joshua McAdams was last seen in the area of the 1200th block of Bruce B. Downs Boulevard in Tampa.

According a FDLE release, Joshua may be in the company of 22-year-old Taylor Bland-Ball and 27-year-old Joshua McAdams. They may be traveling to Kentucky in a 2016 silver Mazda CX-5 with Florida tag DER X82.

The release says Joshua Senior may be in the possession of multiple riffles and should not be approached. He is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall weighing 155 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Joshua is described as 3 feet tall weighing 27 pounds with light brown hair and brown eyes.

The female, Bland-Ball, is 5 feet 6 inches tall weighing 125 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8000 or 911.