Police searching for woman and 6-year-old son

Published: Wednesday, Oct. 31 2012 11:06 p.m. MDT

The Bountiful Police Department is looking for Heather Lee Martin, a 24-year-old female and her six year old son, Riley James Martin. The State of Utah currently has a court order for custody of Riley. On October 31, 2012, Heather entered a school in Bountiful and without permission removed Riley. Heather was last seen wearing a white shirt and unknown color of pants. Heather left on foot and appeared anxious, agitated and physically unkempt. Heather's known use of illegal substances negatively impacts her ability to safely and effectively care for Riley. Riley is autistic with communication challenges. It is unknown what vehicle Heather is currently driving orwhat direction she is heading. Heather frequents the Salt Lake Cityarea, specifically Downtown.

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BOUNTIFUL — Police are searching for a 24-year-old woman and her 6-year-old son, after the woman removed the boy without permission from his elementary school Wednesday. 

Officials say Heather Lee Martin has a history of illegal substance use that impacts her ability to safely care for her son, who by court order is under custody of the State of Utah. She was last seen entering an elementary school in Bountiful and removing her son, Riley James Martin, who is autistic with communication challenges.

She was last seen wearing a white shirt and according to police appeared anxious, agitated and physically unkempt when she left the school. It is not known what type of vehicle the two may be traveling in or which direction they are heading.

Anyone with information on the woman's whereabouts is asked to contact the Bountiful Police Department.

E-mail: benwood@desnews.com

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