UPDATE: Nampa Police: Van was just a delivery van, no reports of missing child

Posted at 7:06 PM, Aug 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-18 00:05:26-04

UPDATE: Police located a van matching the vehicle description and determined it was just a delivery van. They have received no reports of missing children.


Nampa Police are looking for information after a report a child was seen being put into a white cargo van Monday afternoon.

Police say a teenager from Nampa reported his younger brother saw a child being put into a white cargo van with Idaho 2C license plate and three Trump 2020 stickers in the 600 block of Massachusetts.

The person who reported it said they did not know the child, but described him as 4-7 years old, brown hair with blonde toward the bottom, blue shirt and light brown shorts, according to Nampa Police Department. A child's bike was also taken, described as a smaller red bike with training wheels.

Officials say it was reported three adults exited the van during the incident, all wearing black clothing and black pull-over face masks.

Police have been on the scene working to identify the child. No children have been reported missing today to Nampa Police Deparment, police say.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call a tip line established at 208-465-2203. Callers are asked to leave a voicemail if it is not urgent. Anyone critical information or relaying something currently happening is asked to call 911.