Missing Ethan James Hernandez new case information posted as of May 15th 2020

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Missing Ethan James Hernandez

Left: Ethan, approximate date 2000;
Right: Age-progression to age 16 (approximate date 2014)

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: July 16, 2000 from Chicago, Illinois

Type: Family Abduction

Date of Birth: July 11, 1998 Age at disappearance: 2 years old

Weight and Height: 2'6, 30 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Black hair, black eyes. Clothing/Jewelry Description: A sleeveless red and black Chicago Bulls shirt.

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case as of May 2020)


Ethan was last seen at his home in Chicago, Illinois on July 16, 2000. He is believed to have been abducted by his non-custodial father, Jairo Hernandez. Photographs and vital statistics for Jairo are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant was issued for him on August 10, 2000. They may be in New Jersey or they may still be in the Chicago area. Cicero, Illinois police are investigating Ethan's disappearance.
Jairo Hernandez

Date of Birth: October 3, 1973
Age at disappearance: 26 years old

Weight and Height: 5'6, 140 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Black hair, brown eyes. Jairo may use the first name James.