Missing Franklin boys found safe in Ohio

Jan. 20, 2016

Two missing Franklin boys were found safe a day after an Amber Alert had been issued on Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Zidan W. Wesam, 9, and Kadeen W. Wesam, 6, were believed to have been taken by their mother, Nahla Y. Abdullah, 32, in a silver 2010 Honda Insight hatchback.

The boys and their mother were located in East Cleveland, Ohio, on Wednesday morning, Jan. 20. The children are now in protective custody.

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