Amber Alert cancelled after missing boys found

UPDATE @ 4.15pm – Police have found the four boys who were at risk after being reported missing from Edmonton.

The boys were reportedly with a woman who is known to them and have been found safe and well.

EARLIER @ 2:49pm – The Queensland Police Service is seeking urgent public assistance to help locate four boys who may be at significant risk after being reported missing from Edmonton.


The boys were last seen with 27-year-old woman Justine Margaret Murphy, who is known to them, at an Archibald Street address this morning.


PHOTO: QPS / Police believe Justine Margaret Murphy may be travelling in a white Holden Commodore with the four boys.

The boys are aged nine, eight, four and eight months old.

It is believed the woman and children may be travelling south to Ingham or Townsville in a white 1997 Holden Commodore sedan with Queensland registration 878UAC.

Justine is described as Aboriginal, 178cm tall with black hair and brown eyes.

Police hold serious concerns for the welfare of the children and are urging anyone with information to contact the Amber Alert hotline on 131 564.