Avondale police locate missing boys

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By Tami Hoey By Tami Hoey

AVONDALE, Ariz. -- The Avondale Police Department has located two children who went missing on March 18.

Muhammad, 12, and Asadullah Hines, 11, were last seen when they were authorized to visit with their father, Lawrence Hines, according to police.

They had not been seen or heard from since and police asked for the public's assistance to find them.

Police located the boys Tuesday evening. Sgt. Brandon Busse said they were in good health and were returned to the custody of their mother.

Police did not provide any information about where the boys were found.