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Walter Lara Wanted by Modesto Police for Alleged Stabbing of Child’s Mother

ID #21-293 Walter Lara provided by Modesto PD
ID #21-293 Walter Lara provided by Modesto PD

Walter Lara Wanted by Modesto Police for Alleged Stabbing of Child’s Mother

ID #21-293

Modesto Police Department Press Release

***Child located! *** As of 1 p.m, today, July 4, 2021, 11-year-old Adler Lara, was located and is safe. The suspect, Walter Lara, is still outstanding.

The Amber Alert has been canceled!

We will provide more details when possible. No further updates at this time.
*We believe the suspect is no longer driving the vehicle in the original Amber Alert. We will update when we have more information.

Original Post: Press Release – July 4, 2021

Modesto PD has issued an Amber Alert for 11-year-old Adler Lopez Lara after he was taken by his father, who has been tentatively identified as Walter Fernando Zuniga Lara, of Modesto. Lara is driving a silver BMW with rear-end damage, license # 8PWD288.

Prior to the abduction, it is believed that Lara stabbed Adler Lara’s mother while in the parking lot at the Motel 6 on West Orangeburg Avenue, leaving her in critical condition.

A short time later, it was reported that Walter Lara took Adler Lara and has not been seen or heard from since.

Given the circumstances of this investigation, we are concerned for Adler’s welfare.

If you know his whereabouts.

Send us a Tip at: [email protected] or

For an immediate sighting, please dial 9-1-1

Por favor llame la línea de Los

Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448)

o texto en 408-355-0999

o enviar un correo electrónico a [email protected],

si usted sabe su paradero.

Si usted ve esta persona en este momento, llame al 9-1-1

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