Amber Alert Canceled For Paw Paw 12-Year-Old

Posted at 9:11 PM, May 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-14 21:37:17-04

PAW PAW, Mich. — The Michigan State Police Paw Paw Post on Tuesday night canceled an Amber Alert that it had issued for a 12-year-old Paw Paw boy.

The child — Ryan William Mercie, 12 — is a white male who stands 5-feet-4 and weighs 104 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. His last known location was at Paw Paw Middle School on Tuesday.

Ryan was last seen wearing a red zip-up hoodie sweat shirt, a red T-shirt, blue jeans, white and silver tennis shoes, and a red and gray backpack.

He rides a black and white Schwinn mountain bike.

At 9:35 p.m., the MSP Paw Paw Post announced that Ryan had returned home at 9 p.m. and canceled the Amber Alert.