AIKEN, S.C. (WIS/WRDW) - As Aiken authorities continue to search for two missing boys, we’re getting a clearer picture of what officers think happened.
The Aiken Department of Public Safety says Matthew and Jerry Kinman disappeared from their foster care home. Their mother is believed to have taken them.
Officers say they don’t believe the boys are in danger, but that they need to be where they belong.
Officials said the two boys were taken from their bedroom at the home where they currently live on Deerwood Court sometime Thursday night.
Matthew, 9, is four feet tall and weighs 91 pounds. He has blonde hair and blue eyes.
Jerry, 7, is also four feet tall and weighs 55 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
Authorities are also looking for Nancy Kinman. She is wanted for questioning regarding the boys' disappearance.
She is 5-foot-2, weighs 185 pounds, and has blonde hair and green eyes. Nancy was last known to drive a maroon 2005 Toyota Camry with SC license tag SIY391.
While the state Department of Social Services confirmed the children were in foster care, they did not share any other information regarding the case.
If you have seen these children, please call the Aiken Department of Public Safety at 803-642-7620.