AMBER ALERT: Two children missing from Starke County

UPDATE: This alert has been canceled.

Ayden Mendez (7 years), Yulianna Mendez (3 years)
Last seen Aug 10, 2019 in Indianapolis, IN

2013 Audi A4, Black
Indiana license plate #LE5262
**UPDATE – Francisco Javier also goes by Francisco Javier Mendez-Jimenez **
The Hamlet Police Department has requested the activation of an AMBER Alert from Hamlet, Indiana which is 142 miles north of Indianapolis.
The victims, Ayden Javier Mendez, is a 7 year old Hispanic male, 3 feet tall, 45 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes, and last seen wearing a black basketball jersey with “MEXICO” written on it and black shorts. Yuliannna Rose Mendez, is a 3 year old Hispanic female, 2 feet 6 inches tall, 30 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes, and last seen wearing a white shirt with colored designs on the front and turquoise shorts. Ayden and Yulianna were last seen on Saturday, August 8, 2019, at 1:37 am in Hamlet, Indiana and is believed to be in extreme danger. The suspect, Francisco Javier Mendez, is a 28 year old Hispanic male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 175 pounds, black hair with brown eyes, and last seen driving a black 2013 Audi A4 with Indiana plate number LX5262.