Suspect in 10-year-old boy’s abduction near Dallas listed as murder suspect in homicide investigation

Suspect’s vehicle recovered in Houston area

HOUSTON – A man believed to have abducted a 10-year-old boy near Dallas has now been listed as a murder suspect in a homicide investigation, according to the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department.

Ian Aguilar was last seen Tuesday morning on Oakdale Street in Wilmer. He is four feet tall and has black hair and brown eyes.

Police are searching for the suspect, 38-year-old Juan Aguilar-Cano, who they believe took Ian. On Wednesday, the Sheriff’s Office tied Aguilar to a homicide in Dallas County. Details about the homicide has not been released.

Aguilar-Cano was last seen driving a Tan-colored Chevrolet Tahoe with Texas license plate number KVZ-1194.

Officials said the vehicle was recovered in the Houston area, where it was found unoccupied.

Anyone with information can call Wilmer PD at 972-441-6565.

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