LAREDO, TX — UPDATE: The mom and her two boys were safely recovered
The Federal Bureau of Investigation San Antonio Division, Laredo Resident Agency Office, is seeking information from the public about a missing mother and her two children.
The FBI says Esmeralda Vielma Cisneros, 39, Alexander Vielma, 15, and Naum Zaid Ramos, 11, were last seen on Jan. 19 driving a dark grey SUV (2019 Renault Duster, license plate SCH472A Nuevo Leon) near the Lincoln/Juarez International Bridge in Nuevo Laredo.
It is believed they had been going to visit a family member for the three-day weekend. Neither they nor the vehicle have been seen since and at this time, the FBI does not have confirmed information that any of the three ever crossed the bridge.
Esmeralda is 5’ 1” in height, approximately 132 pounds and has short, dark brown hair and brown eyes. Alexander is approximately 5’4” in height, approximately 154 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. Naum is approximately 4’2” in height, approximately 66 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes.
The three were dressed in clothing for cold weather.
Esmeralda is a Mexican citizen but the two boys are U.S. citizens. Alexander attends school in Laredo and takes medication for a medical condition but he does not have the needed medication.
The public is urged to call FBI San Antonio Division at 210-225-6741 with any information. Tips can also be submitted online here. Individuals who provide information may remain anonymous.