AMBER Alert issued for missing Port Richey boy

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Bane Wheeler and Daniel Wheeler

PORT RICHEY, Fla. An AMBER Alert has been issued for a missing Port Richey boy.

Bane Wheeler was last seen in the 9000 block of U.S. 19 wearing a green jacket, black-and-blue plaid shirt, dark-colored pants and black tennis shoes, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

The FDLE says he’s 2 years old, but the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office says he’s 3.

Bane may be in the company of his father, Daniel Wheeler, who was last seen wearing a camouflage jacket, khaki shorts, black hat, black shoes and white socks. It’s believed Daniel Wheeler took Bane from day care at 10 a.m. Tuesday, according to the sheriff’s office.

Daniel Wheeler has tattoos of a flaming heart on chest, “Wheeler” on his back, a cross on his upper left arm that says “Dustin,” and holding hands that say “Bane” on his right arm.

They may be traveling in a 2005 Nissan Altima that’s either black or gray with the Tennessee license plate number 9A47V9.

If you have any information concerning their whereabouts, call 911 or the sheriff’s office at 727-847-5878.

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