Update: Missing Boys Possibly Taken By Father Have Been Found Safe

Update 04/03/2023

According to the Concord Police Department, the two missing brothers have been found safe in Missouri and the father has been taken into custody.

Original 04/02/2023

CONCORD, N.C. – The search continues for two boys who may have been kidnapped by their father from a neighborhood in Concord.

The boys, who are brothers, are 8 and 11 years old.

Concord Police say Josiah Brooks and Aaron Toliver were taken from a neighbor’s yard on Wilshire Avenue Southwest on Saturday night.

Authorities believe the boys’ father, 35-year-old Aaron Toliver, put the boys in a white vehicle and took off.

The boys live with their grandmother in that same neighborhood.

Police believe Toliver is possibly en route to Texas or Florida, where he has family.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts is asked to call 911 or Concord Police.