ST. LOUIS COUNTY (WCCO) — A crime alert has been issued for a 7-year-old boy who authorities believe was abducted by his father and possibly his grandfather.
Wyatt Nordrum was not returned to St. Louis County Court by his father, James Leon Nordrum, Jr., who has past mental health issues. He’s indicated he would harm the child if he lost custody.
When authorities were dispatched to both James Nordrum Jr.’s and James Nordrum, Sr.’s house, it appears they left the house, taking clothing with no indication of any destinations. All of their known vehicles were at the house.
James Nordrum, Jr., 41, is described as 5-foot-6, 225 pounds with brown hair and eyes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact law enforcement immediately.